SHILLONG: A team from the second year postgraduate students of the Department of Pathology, NEIGRIHMS, comprising Dr Junali Das and Dr Devina Laishram has won the Eastern Zonal Quiz in Haematology held at Kaziranga, Assam, on September 22. A quiz is an annual event held by the Indian Society of Haematology & Transfusion Medicine (ISHBT), which is the pioneer organization of haematologists and haemato-pathologist in India. The team will now be attending the national level quiz to be held at Delhi as representative team from the eastern zone.
The eastern zone comprised of all the North Eastern States, West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odissa and Chattisgarh.
The quiz is organized at four levels – college level, State level, zonal and national level. This is the first time that the students from NEIGRIHMS have won the zonal level and made to the final national level.
In the same event, Dr. Junali Das won the best poster award for her paper, “Pure Red Cell Aplasia – Report of a Case Series.”