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  • Awards Distribution Ceremony 2016
  • Rakat Tula Program - 28th August 2016
  • 68th Republic Day - 26th January 2017
  • Nephrology Alumni Meet - 5th February 2017
  • 68th Republic Day - 26th January 2017
  • Cadaver Organ Sanman - 4th June 2016
  • ICICI Lombard and CNBC TV18 India Health Care
  • Cadaver Organ Sanman - 25th November 2016
  • Awards Distribution Ceremony 2016
  • Awards Distribution Ceremony 2016

Foot Prints

  • Prof. Aruna V. Vanikar honoured With Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (D.D.Litt) From S.N.D.T. Women's University, Mumbai on 20th January, 2017.
  • World Kidney Day Celebration was celebrated the theme was "Kidney Diseases and obesity" on 9th March, 2017.
  • In Service Education on "Basic Life Support" For Staff Nurses of IKDRC-ITS by organized on 17th March, 2017.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with "Guru Dronacharva Award" by Avtar Foundation on 28th May, 2017.
  • History Created-17 Kidney and 9 Liver Transplantation In 11 Days Saved 26 Lives, June, 2017.
  • ITS Foundation Day Was Celebration By 'Pratyaropan Gaurav Utsav' with felicitation of Kidney and Liver Transplanted Patients by Hon'ble Minister of Dept. of H & F.W Shri Shankar on 19th June, 2017.
  • “Transplantation Update 2016” organized from 22nd to 24th January, 2016. Prof. Shimon Slavin from Israel received “MaharshiSushrutaGnyaanpeethSanmaan” for his research on innovator use of cell therapy in treating cancer & other life threatening nonmalignant disease on 23rd January, 2016.
  • Prof. Veena R Shah, honored with ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ for dedicated service in developing & nurturing the Tidd of Anesthesia & critical care in transplantation in Gujarat on 23rd January, 2016.
  • ‘World Kidney Day’ was celebrated on 10th March by screening primary school children of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) run schools by urine analysis.
  • A documentary film, ‘Jab SaavanBarse’, based on the life and work of Dr. H. L. Trivedi directed by Shri Kartik Trivedi, released on 11th March, 2016.
  • Patent on ‘Human adipose derived insulin making mesenchymal stem cells for treating diabetes mellitus’ granted by Govt. of India on 16th March, 2016.
  • ‘World Wish Day’ celebrated by Make a Wish Foundation of India and IKDRC by fulfilling the wish of children suffering from kidney disease on 29th April, 2016.
  • Foundation Day of ITS celebrated by felicitation of family members of cadaver organ donors by Chief Guest Smt. PriyaDutt on 4th June, 2016.
  • Dr. Umang Thakkar received “Young Investigator’s Award” for a paper on “Stem cell therapy as an emerging modality for post-traumatic paraplegia and for renal parenchymal diseases” at 26th International Congress of Transplantation Society held at Hong Kong on 20th August, 2016.
  • The TTS-ISOT award was conferred on Dr. VivekKute as Montee& Dr. Pankaj Shah as Mentor for a paper on ‘Impact of single centre kidney paired donation transplantation to increase donor pool in India’ at Hong Kong on 20th August, 2016.
  • IKDRC-ITS won the award of "Best Single Specialty Hospital - Urology” in India by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 India Health Care Awards at Mumbai on 30th August, 2016.
  • Second Gujarati Edition of Prof. Trivedi’s Autobiography “પુરુષાર્થપોતાનોપ્રસાદપ્રભુનો” translated by Prof. Aruna Vanikar was released on 31st August, 2016.
  • ‘7th Indian Organ Donation day’ celebrated by felicitation of family members of cadaver organ donors by Hon’ble Minister of Dept. of H & F.W Shri Shankar Chaudhary on25th November, 2016.
  • ‘Dadhichee Rishi SewaSanmaan’ was conferred on Dr. Rajendra N. Kabaria, Neurophysician from Bhavnagar and Miss Varsha B. Trivedi, Sr. Research Officer, HLA Lab., IKDRC-ITS, Ahmedabad on 25th November, 2016, for services towards decade donor transplantation on 25th November,2016.
  • Reminiscences 2016” – 30th December, 2016.
  • "Transplantation Update 2015" organized from 9th to 11th January, 2015.
  • "Ram Kathaa"" discourse by Shri Morari Bapufrom 24th January to 1st February, 2015, with courtesy of Joiser family.
  • "Workshop: Master Class in Pediatric Urology" organized on 28th to 29th January, 2015.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with "Sandipani Vishishta Gaurav Award" Sandipani Ashram, Porbandar, Gujarat, 25th January, 2015.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with "Padma Shri" for Distinguished Services in the Medicine by Government of India, New Delhi, 8th April, 2015.
  • Gujarat University of Transplantation Sciences (GUTS) Inaugurated on 20th June, 2015.
  • First three paramedical courses of the University started on 5th September, MSc Nursing (Medicine and Surgery), PG Diploma in Dialysis Technology, PG Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology.
  • 'Organ Donation Day' celebrated by felicitation of family members of cadaver organ donors, 13th August, 2015.
  • Second Edition of Prof. Trivedi's Autobiography "Tryst With Destiny" released on his 84th birthday by Shree Abhijat Joshi, Professor in Creative Writing at Otterbein College, Ohio, USA and script writer of BBC Plays and Hindi Movies like Lage Rahoo Munnabhai, PK, Three Idiots, etc. -.19th September, 2015.
  • Shree Maanbhai Bhatt Smaarak Sanmaan, Bhavnagar at the hands of Rev. Shree Morari Bapu-honor to Prof. Trivedi, 28th October, 2015.
  • Patent on method of Making Mesenchymal Stem Cells From Adipose Tissue - The First Patent On Stem Cells granted to the IKDRC-ITS on 5th November, 2015- Inventors Dr. Trivedi and Dr. Vanikar gave away the patent to the Institute on promissory note of Re. 1/-.
  • Peripheral dialysis centres opened in 14 districts of Gujarat, with efforts of Shree H.P. Parmar, from January onwards till the end of the year.
  • Journal "Kidney Disease and Transplantation" started by the Institute handed over to Biomed Central, owned by Springer, Europe.
  • "Reminiscences 2015" - 31st December, 2015.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with “Excellence Award in Health Services”- Year 2012-2013 by Ashirwad Education Trust, Ahmedabad, 8th February, 2014.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “Sanskar Choro” by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) 11th Feb. 2014.
  • World Kidney Day’ was celebrated launched the program of “Kidney Bachavo Jivan Bachavo” (“Save Kidneys - Save Life”) we covered 5 major Centres of Gujarat. 21st February, 2014.
  • Bhumi Pujan of Superspecialty Hospitals performed at Manjushree mill premises. 3rd March, 2014.
  • ‘World Kidney Day’ was celebrated by us with felicitation of family members of Cadaver Organ Donors. 13th March, 2014.
  • “Journal of Organ Dysfunction and Management” released on the occasion of World Kidney Day, 13th March, 2014.
  • Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator’s Award for his paper on “Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induced In Vitro Generation of Regulatory T-Cells: A Cell-Based Therapy to Promote Transplantation Tolerance” 51st ERA-EDTA Congress, Amsterdam, 3rd June, 2014.
  • ‘ITS Foundation day’ was celebrated by us with felicitation of Family Members of Cadaver Organ Donors. 9th June, 2014.
  • Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator’s Award for his paper on “Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induced In Vitro Generation Of Antigen Specific Regulatory T-Cells Containing CD4+CD8+ Population: A Cell-Based Therapy To Promote Transplantation Tolerance”. World Transplant Congress-2014 (WTC-2014) San Francisco, USA from 31st July, 2014.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with “Excellence Award in Health Services”- Year 2012-2013 by Ashirwad Education Trust, Ahmedabad, 8th February, 2014.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “Sanskar Choro” by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) 11th Feb. 2014.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi has received Millennium International Urology Congress (MIUC) scholarship at annual meeting of Urological Society of India at New Delhi.
  • Dr Javid Qadri won Dr. G. M. Phadke Travelling fellowship at USICON, New Delhi. He went to Prague later in the year.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi on editorial board of journal “Review in Transplantation” and continue to be on editorial board of “Transplantation”(3rd year) and “Indian Journal of Urology”(4th year).
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited as a guest speaker at Ramchandra Medical College and at Madras Medical College in Feb., 2014.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited as a guest speaker and demonstrated several surgeries in live operative workshop organized by Asam Urological Society at Guwahati in Feb., 2014.
  • World Kidney Day’ was celebrated with the launch of program “Kidney Bachavo Jivan Bachavo” (“Save Kidneys - Save Life”). We covered 5 major Centres of Gujarat. 21st February, 2014.
  • Bhumi Pujan of Superspecialty Hospitals performed at Manjushree mill premises. 3rd March, 2014.
  • ‘World Kidney Day’ was celebrated by us with felicitation of family members of Cadaver Organ Donors. 13th March, 2014.
  • “Journal of Organ Dysfunction and Management” released on the occasion of World Kidney Day, 13th March, 2014.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited by the President of Urological Society of India to talk at European Association of Urology at Stockholm in April, 2014.
  • Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator’s Award for her paper on “Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induced In Vitro Generation of Regulatory T-Cells: A Cell- Based Therapy to Promote Transplantation Tolerance” and Dr. Vivek Kute awarded travelling grant for his paper on “increasing access to kidney transplantation in countries with limited resources” at 51st ERA-EDTA Congress, Amsterdam, 3rd June, 2014.
  • ‘ITS Foundation day’ was celebrated by us with felicitation of Family Members of Cadaver Organ Donors. 9th June, 2014.
  • World Transplant Congress at San Francisco, US, from 26th to 31st July, 2014 : - Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited as a guest speaker on “Advances in laparoscopic kidney transplantation” - Prof. Aruna Vanikar was the advisor on panel of Pathology sessions and Chairperson of a jury for selecting outstanding research abstracts. She was awarded poster of excellence for both her papers entitled “Immunomodulatory role of T-regulatory cells in renal transplantation” and “Early experience with thymic and portal co-infusion of donor adipose-derived mesenchymal, hematopoietic and insulin-secreting cells pre- transplant and regulatory T-cells posttransplant.” - Prof. Pankaj Shah was awarded “poster of excellence” for his poster on “Significant benefits after renal transplantation in patients with chronic heart failure and chronic kidney disease”. - Prof. Manoj Gumber was awarded “poster of excellence” for his poster on “Implications of flow cross-match in patients with donor-specific antibodies subjected to renal transplantation- A preliminary single centre experience”. - Prof. Rashmi Patel presented a poster o “De novo focal segmental glomerulsoclerosis in renal allograft- histological presentation and clinical correlation-single centre experience.” - Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator’s Award for her paper on “Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induced In Vitro Generation of Antigen Specific Regulatory T-Cells Containing CD4+CD8+ Population: A Cell-Based Therapy To Promote Transplantation Tolerance”.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was awarded for “Excellence in Medical Field” at 112th Annual day celebration of Ahmedabad Medical Association on 14th July, 2014.
  • 34th Foundation day (9th day of Navratri and Dussehra) Dept. of Pathology & Lab. Medicine moved in new building in premises inaugurated by Honorable Health Minister, Shree Nitinbhai Patel, and Shree Jayantibhai Barot, Ex-M.P. (Rajya Sabha) on 3rd October, 2014.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi delivered a lecture on “Advances in laparoscopic kidney transplantation” at St. Jame’s University, Leeds, UK on 5th October, 2014.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi performed the first keyhole (laparoscopic) kidney transplantation in Europe (Liverpool, UK). BBC broadcasted news on 9th October, 2014. Link http://www.bbc.com/news/health-29556902.
  • World’s first successful robotic dual kidney transplantation was carried out by Prof. Pranjal Modi on 10th November, 2014. Team from Guy’s hospital, London, UK came to learn robotic kidney transplant.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was honored for his work for development on deceased donor transplantation at Vadodara (22nd June), at Air Force station, Jamnagar (5th December) and at Surat (20th December).
  • Reminiscences 2014”- 31st December, 2014.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with "The Renny Abraham TANKER Foundation Love for Service Award" by Tanker Foundation, Chennai, 25th January, 2013.
  • Shruti Dave got "The Muthoot M. George Memorial TANKER & Kerala Kidney Research Foundation Young Investigator Award" by Tanker Foundation, Chennai, 25th January, 2013.
  • IKDRC-ITS won the award of "Best Single Specialty Hospital-Nephrology-Urology in India, given by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 India Health Care Awards. New Delhi, 9th March, 2013.
  • IKDRC-ITS Establish yet another World Record Of 10 Cross-Over Transplants To Celebrate World Kidney Day, 14th March, 2013.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with ‘Gujarat Ratna' Life for Innovation Award by Gujarat Innovation Society (GIS Ahmedabad, 15th April, 2013.
  • Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator's Award" for his paper on "Mesenchymal Stem Cell Induced In-Vitro Generation Of Regulatory T-Cells: Future Novel Cellular Therapy For Tolerance Induction In renal Transplantation" 12th Congress of the Cell Transplant Society, Milan, Italy, 7 to 11 July, 2013.
  • Transplantation Update 2013" organized from 18th to 20th October, 2013.
  • Reminiscences 2013" -31st December, 2013.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with “The Renny Abraham TANKER Foundation Love for Service Award” by Tanker Foundation, Chennai, 25th January, 2013.
  • Institute brought da Vinci Robotic surgical platform and performed robotic assisted kidney transplant on 26th January, 2013 in association with urology team from Henry Ford hospital, Detroit.
  • Shruti Dave got “The Muthoot M. George Memorial TANKER & Kerala Kidney Research Foundation Young Investigator Award” by Tanker Foundation, Chennai, 25th January, 2013.
  • IKDRC-ITS won the award of "Best Single Specialty Hospital-Nephrology-Urology in India, given by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 India Health Care Awards. New Delhi, 9th March, 2013.
  • IKDRC-ITS Established yet another World Record Of 10 Cross-Over Transplants To Celebrate World Kidney Day, 14th March, 2013.
  • Prof. H L Trivedi honored with ‘Gujarat Ratna’ Life for Innovation Award by Gujarat Innovation Society (GIS Ahmedabad, 15th April, 2013.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited as guest speaker at American Transplant Congress at Seattle and as visiting professor at Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan in May 2013.
  • Shruti Dave (Junior Scientific Officer) got Young Investigator’s Award” for her paper on “Mesenchymal Stem Cell Induced In-Vitro Generation Of Regulatory T-Cells: Future Novel Cellular Therapy For Tolerance Induction In renal Transplantation” at 12th Congress of the Cell Transplant Society, Milan, Italy, 7 to 11 July, 2013.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi delivered Prof. P. B. Sivraman Endowment Guest Lecture and received Gold Medal for the year 2013 on 13th July at the 24th annual conference of the Association of Southern Urologists, South Zone-Urological Society of India.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi was invited to deliver a lecture on “Laparoscopic and robotic assisted kidney transplantation” at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm in August, 2013.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi received “Urology gold medal” of the West-Zone chapter of Urological Society of India at 23rd Annual Conference by his Excellency, the Governor of Chattisgarh Shri Shekhar Dutt on 26th September, 2013.
  • “Transplantation Update 2013” organized from 18th to 20th October, 2013.
  • Reminiscences 2013” -31st December, 2013.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with "NK Patang Gujarat Asmita Award 2012" in Medicine, Ahmedabad, and 13th January, 2012.
  • Sport-Meet on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 8th March, 2012.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with "National Achievement Award for Excellence in Medicine" (Special Contribution) The "Image Welfare Achievers Forum" in Mumbai, 14th March, 2012.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with "Neelkanth Patang Nagar Pratibha Award" Dharamdev Infrastructure Ltd. and Neelkanth group of Hotels, Ahmedabad at Karnavati Club on 20th May, 2012.
  • Dr. Trivedi Felicitated on "Doctors' Day", by All World Gayatri Pariwar, Vadodara as Pioneer and Trendsetter in the field of Kidney Transplantation. 1st July, 2012.
  • "Laparoscopic en bloc kidney transplantation" Dr. Pranjal Modi 1st Prize in the best video category in Urological Society of India Conference, Bangalore 2012.
  • Vivek Kute (Nephrology and Clinical Transplantation) got "Young Investigator's Award" for his paper on "Novel Strategy For Tolerance Induction In Living Donor Renal Transplantation" 24th International Congress of The Transplantation Society to be held in Berlin, Germany from July 15 - 19 2012.
  • Shruti Dave got President's Choice Award for "Stem Cells versus donor specific transfusions for tolerance induction in living donor renal transplantation: a single centre experience". 24th International Congress of The Transplantation Society to be held in Berlin, Germany from July 15 - 19 2012.
  • "Urology Workshop" organized from 28th September, 2012.
  • "Transplantation Update 2012" organized from 29th to 30th September, 2012.
  • 32nd Foundation day - New Building in Pediatric Ward Opening from 23rd October, 2012.
  • "World Organ Donation Day" 6th Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized28th of November, 2012 and Dadhichee Rishi Sewa Sanmaan Mrs. Priyadarshini Shah, Transplant Coordinator.
  • Reminiscences 2012" -31st December, 2012.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “NK Patang Gujarat Asmita Award 2012" in Medicine, Ahmedabad, 13th January, 2012.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi invited on Editorial Board of “Transplantation” journal
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi won “Chandigarh Best Video prize” at annual meeting of Urological Society of India at Bangaluru entitled “laparoscopic en bloc kidney transplant”.
  • Sport-Meet on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 8th March, 2012.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “National Achievement Award for excellence in Medicine” (Special Contribution) the “Image Welfare Achievers Forum” in Mumbai, 14th March, 2012.
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “Neelkanth Patang Nagar Pratibha Award” Dharamdev Infrastructure Ltd. and Neelkanth group of Hotels, Ahmedabad at Karnavati Club on 20th May, 2012.
  • Dr. Trivedi Felicitated on “Doctors’ Day”, by All World Gayatri Pariwar, Vadodara as Pioneer and Trendsetter in the field of Kidney Transplantation. 1st July, 2012.
  • “Laparoscopic en bloc kidney transplantation” Dr. Pranjal Modi 1st Prize in the best video category in Urological Society of India Conference, Bangalore 2012.
  • Vivek Kute (Nephrology and Clinical Transplantation) got “Young Investigator’s Award” for his paper on “Novel Strategy For Tolerance Induction In Living Donor Renal Transplantation” 24th International Congress of The Transplantation Society to be held in Berlin, Germany from July 15 - 19 2012.
  • Shruti Dave got President’s Choice Award for “Stem Cells versus donor specific transfusions for tolerance induction in living donor renal transplantation: a single centre experience”. 24th International Congress of The Transplantation Society to be held in Berlin, Germany from July 15 - 19 2012.
  • “Urology Workshop” organized from 28th September, 2012.
  • “Transplantation Update 2012” organized from 29th to 30th September, 2012. Prof. Pranjal Modi received Maharshi Sushruta Gyanpeeth Sanmaan” along with Prof. Kathryn Wood from England.
  • 32nd Foundation day - New Building in Pediatric Ward Opening from 23rd October, 2012.
  • “World Organ Donation Day” 6th Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized on 28th November, 2012 and Dadhichee Rishi Sewa Sanmaan given to Mrs. Priyadarshini Shah, Transplant Coordinator.
  • Reminiscences 2012” -31st December, 2012.
  • Prof. Veena R Shah, Deputy Director was awarded with ‘Certificate of Excellence’ by Gujarat University for her precious services as a teacher in medical education on 1st January, 2011.
  • "Transplantation Update 2011" organized from 7th to 9th January, 2011
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with "Shri Kanjibhai Desai Gujarat Pratibha Award" by Vishwa Gujarati Samaj, Ahmedabad, 22nd January, 2011.
  • Felicitation by "Divyabhaasker" newspaper as one of the "100 Most powerful persons of Gujarat" for his development of Nephrology and Transplantation Services in India, 29th April, 2011.
  • Felicitated on "Doctors’ Day", by Sterling Hospital, and by Government Medical College, Bhavnagar and Sir Takhatsinhji General Hospital, Bhavnagar who jointly organized a Blood Donation Camp in Blood Bank, Sir Takhtasinhji General Hospital for "Rakta-Tula" of Dr. H. L. Trivedi. 1st July, 2011.
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi presented his work on laparoscopic kidney transplantation at the American Transplant Congress (ATC) at Philadelphia, USA held from 30th April and 4th May, 2011. This is the first series of 17 patients in the world showing successful outcome of laparoscopic kidney transplantation. His poster was considered as "Poster of Distinction" in the congress.
  • Prof. Modi was also invited as an operating faculty at Uroworkshop-2011 (International live operative workshop on Female Urology, Laser Prostatectomy, and RIRS) on 16th -17th April 2011 at Pt. B. D. Sharma PGI of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana where he demonstrated laparoscopic repair for vesicovaginal fistula.
  • Prof. Modi was invited as a visiting professor to mentor the surgeons of the kidney transplantation department in Liverpool, UK in 3rd week of May,’11 when 3 donor nephrectomies were performed. This was for the first time in Europe that pure retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy was carried out.
  • Mr. Jignesh Dave technician from Transplant Immunology lab has been appointed as Member of the Indian Advisory Board of International Consortium for American Society of Clinical Pathology on 17th June,’11.
  • Dr. Vivek B. Kute, 3rd year resident in Nephrology received a travel grant and scholarship to attend World Congress of Nephrology from 8 to 12th April, 2011 at Vancouver, Canada.
  • Organ Donation Awareness Workshop Organized in Maa Sharda Laxmi Auditorium of the institute jointly by Govt. of India, Govt. of Gujarat and IKDRC-ITS, 10th September, 2011.
  • Dr Pranjal Modi invited to join editorial board of ‘Transplantation’ journal- December 2012.
  • Dr. J. Jayprakash, 2nd Yr. Resident (Anaesthesia) won the T.N.JHA GOLD MEDAL for the best paper at ISACON 2011, MUMBAI.
  • Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre - Ahmedabad has won the "Best Single Specialty Hospital - Nephrology & Urology" at the India Healthcare Awards 2011 given by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 on 22nd December, 2011 in New Delhi.
  • "Reminiscences 2011" - 31st December, 2011.
  • Prof. Veena R Shah, Deputy Director was awarded with ‘Certificate of Excellence’ by Gujarat University for her precious services as a teacher in medical education on 1st January, 2011.
  • “Transplantation Update 2011” organized from 7th to 9th January, 2011..
  • Prof. H.L. Trivedi honored with “Shri Kanjibhai Desai Gujarat Pratibha Award” by Vishwa Gujarati Samaj, Ahmedabad, 22nd January, 2011.
  • Prof. Pranjal modi won “ Brij Kishor Patna Prize” for second consecutive year at annual meeting of Urological Society of India at Kolkata for his paper titled “Laparoscopic kidney transplantation- first 17 cases”. .
  • Dr. Vivek B. Kute, 3rd year resident in Nephrology received a travel grant and scholarship to attend World Congress of Nephrology from 8 to 12th April, 2011 at Vancouver, Canada..
  • Felicitation by “Divyabhaasker” newspaper as one of the “100 Most powerful persons of Gujarat” for his development of Nephrology and Transplantation Services in India, 29th April, 2011..
  • Prof. Modi was also invited as an operating faculty at Uroworkshop-2011 (International live operative workshop on Female Urology, Laser Prostatectomy, and RIRS) on 16th -17th April 2011 at Pt. B. D. Sharma PGI of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana where he demonstrated laparoscopic repair for vesicovaginal fistula. .
  • Prof. Pranjal Modi presented his work on laparoscopic kidney transplantation at the American Transplant Congress (ATC) at Philadelphia, USA held from 30th April and 4th May, 2011. This is the first series of 17 patients in the world showing successful outcome of laparoscopic kidney transplantation. His poster was considered as “Poster of Distinction” in the congress. .
  • Prof. Modi was invited as a visiting professor to mentor the surgeons of the kidney transplantation department in Liverpool, UK in 3rd week of May,’11 when 3 donor nephrectomies were performed. This was for the first time in Europe that pure retroperitoneoscopic living donor nephrectomy was carried out. .
  • Mr. Jignesh Dave technician from Transplant Immunology lab has been appointed as Member of the Indian Advisory Board of International Consortium for American Society of Clinical Pathology on 17th June,’11..
  • Felicitated on “Doctors’ Day”, by Sterling Hospital, and by Government Medical College, Bhavnagar and Sir Takhatsinhji General Hospital, Bhavnagar who jointly organized a Blood Donation Camp in Blood Bank, Sir Takhtasinhji General Hospital for “Rakta-Tula” of Dr. H. L. Trivedi. 1st July, 2011..
  • Organ Donation Awareness Workshop Organized in Maa Sharda Laxmi Auditorium of the institute jointly by Govt. of India, Govt. of Gujarat and IKDRC-ITS, 10th September, 2011..
  • Dr Pranjal Modi invited to join editorial board of ‘Transplantation’ journal- December 2012..
  • Dr. J. Jayprakash, 2nd Yr. Resident (Anaesthesia) won the T.N.JHA Gold Medal for the best paper at ISACON 2011, Mumbai..
  • IKDRC-ITS won the award of "Best Single Specialty Hospital-Nephrology-Urology in India, given by ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 India Health Care Awards. New Delhi, 22nd December 2011. .
  • Reminiscences 2011” -31st December, 2011..
  • Reminiscences 2009" -2nd January, 2010.
  • "Transplantation Update 2010" - 12th to 14th February, 2010.
  • 1st Lap. Kidney transplantation of the country and 2nd in the world performed by Dr. Pranjal Modi on Rameshji Dabhi, 48 yrs/M from deceased donor,15th February, 2010
  • Deputy Director, Dr. Veenaben Shah felicitated on International Women/s Day by Udgam Charitable Trust of Gandhinagar for her contributions in the field of Anesthesia in Gujarat, 8th March, 2010.
  • World Kidney Day Celebrated in a unique way by performing 10 Kidney & 1 Liver Transplantation from 2 Deceased & 6 Living donors - 11th March, 2010.
  • 4th Batch Conferred Certificates as Dialysis Technicians, 15th April, 2010.
  • Transplant surgeon and Urologist Dr. Pranjal Modi invited as Visiting Prof. at JIPMER, Pondicherry, April, 2010.
  • First Non-Heart Beating Liver Transplantation of India, 24th May, 2010.
  • New Lithotripter- Lithoscope, Siemens, Germany installed on 3rd May, 2010.
  • Patents: Neuronal Stem cells filed in India, 31st July,’10, MSC for transplantation tolerance and insulin making stem cells, filed in US, 15th September,’10 and in Europe, 15th October, 2010.
  • Know your kidney- Gujarati website by Dr. Sanjay Pandya launched by Dr. H.L.Trivedi, 12th September, 2010.
  • "International Workshop On Advanced Laparoscopic Urological Surgery", 9th - 10th, October, 2010.
  • 4th Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized, 27th November, 2010
  • Reminiscences 2010" -31st December, 2010.
  • “Transplantation Update 2009” - 9th to 11th January, 2009.
  • Reminiscences 2009” -2nd January, 2010.
  • “Transplantation Update 2010” - 12th to 14th February, 2010.
  • 1st Lap. Kidney transplantation of the country and 2nd in the world performed by Dr. Pranjal Modi on Rameshji Dabhi, 48 yrs/M from deceased donor,15th February, 2010.
  • Dr Pranjal Modi won “Brij Kishor Patna Prize” at annual meeting of Urological Society of India for his paper “Control of renal pedicle by LigaSure for pre-transplant native kidney nephrectomy- a preliminary experience”.
  • Deputy Director, Dr. Veenaben Shah felicitated on International Women/s Day by Udgam Charitable Trust of Gandhinagar for her contributions in the field of Anesthesia in Gujarat, 8th March, 2010.
  • World Kidney Day Celebrated in a unique way by performing 10 Kidney & 1 Liver Transplantation from 2 Deceased & 6 Living donors - 11th March, 2010.
  • 4th Batch Conferred Certificates as Dialysis Technicians, 15th April, 2010.
  • Transplant surgeon and Urologist Dr. Pranjal Modi invited as Visiting Prof. at JIPMER, Pondicherry, April, 2010.
  • New Lithotripter- Lithoscope, Siemens, Germany installed on 3rd May, 2010.
  • First Non-Heart Beating Liver Transplantation of India, 24th May, 2010.
  • Know your kidney- Gujarati website by Dr. Sanjay Pandya launched by Dr. H.L.Trivedi,
  • 12th September, 2010.
  • Patents: Neuronal Stem cells filed in India, 31st July,’10, MSC for transplantation tolerance and insulin making stem cells, filed in US, 15th September,’10 and in Europe, 15th October, 2010.
  • “International Workshop on Advanced Laparoscopic Urological Surgery” on 9th -10th, October, 2010.
  • 4th Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized, 27th November, 2010.
  • Reminiscences 2010” -31st December, 2010.
  • "Transplantation Update 2009" - 9th to 11th January, 2009.
  • Doctorate of Sciences (Honoris Causa) awarded by Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shree Hamid Ali Ansari at Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University of Lucknow on 7th January, 2009.
  • 4th Kidney Rally on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 12th March, 2009.
  • Path-breaking successful generation of cardiomyocytes from adipose tissue, 23rd July, 2009.
  • Institute files 2 Indian and International Patents on ‘Insulin Making Stem Cells’ & ‘Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Transplantation Tolerance’, 24th September, 2009.
  • Doctorate of Sciences (Honoris Causa) awarded by Hon’ble Vice President of India, Shree Hamid Ali Ansari at Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University of Lucknow on 7th January, 2009.
  • 4th Kidney Rally on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 12th March, 2009.
  • Path-breaking successful generation of cardiomyocytes from adipose tissue, 23rd July, 2009.
  • Institute files 2 Indian and International Patents on ‘Insulin Making Stem Cells’ & ‘Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Transplantation Tolerance’, 24th September, 2009.
  • “Dadhichi Rushi Sewa Sanman given to Shree Nilesh Mandlewala, industrialist, Drs. Vatsa Patel and Prashant Patel from Surat on 27th November, 2009.
  • 2nd and 3rd batch conferred certificates as Dialysis Technicians- 6th February, 2008.
  • First batch of Nurse Clinicians conferred certificates - 6th February, 2008.
  • Collaboration with Prof. Paul Terasaki Foundation Lab- 1st February, 2008.
  • First Kidney Transplantation without immunosuppression performed on 14th February, 2008.
  • Kidney Rally organized for 3rd time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 13th March, 2008.
  • 1st Liver transplantation of Gujarat state and in public sector of the country performed successfully, from deceased donor Chaturbhai Pansuria and transplanted in to Smt. Kamlaben Punjabhai Vaghela, 28th May, 2008.
  • 3rd Gujarat Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized- 15th June, 2008.
  • Reminiscences 2008" -31st December, 2008.
  • Collaboration with Prof. Paul Terasaki Foundation Lab- 1st February, 2008.
  • 2nd and 3rd batch conferred certificates as Dialysis Technicians- 6th February, 2008.
  • First batch of Nurse Clinicians conferred certificates - 6th February, 2008.
  • First Kidney Transplantation without immunosuppression performed on 14th February, 2008
  • Kidney Rally organized for 3rd time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 13th March, 2008
  • 1st Liver transplantation of Gujarat state and in public sector of the country performed successfully, from deceased donor Chaturbhai Pansuria and transplanted in to Smt. Kamlaben Punjabhai Vaghela, 28thMay, 2008
  • 4th Gujarat Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized- 15th June, 2008. “Dadhichi Rushi Sewa Sanmaan” established to develop and boost cadaver organ transplantation program in Gujarat, the first award given to Dr Pranjal Modi
  • Reminiscences 2008”- 31st December, 2008
  • "Human adipose tissue derived mesenchymal stem cells" generated in the lab and used in clinic for the first time in history of transplantation biology of the world- 14th February, 2007.
  • Kidney Rally organized for 2nd time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 9th March, 2007.
  • 1st batch of Dialysis Technicians conferred certificates- 24th March, 2007.
  • ICU on wheels procured with M.P. funds of Shree L.K. Advani- 1st March, 2007.
  • Blood Bank van procured - 27th March, 2007.
  • "Bhagwaan Mahaveer Karuna Sewa Sanmaan" given away- 31st March, 2007.
  • Combined successful thymic and kidney transplantation in a 13 years old boy from 52 years old deceased donor performed for the 1st time in history of Transplantation Biology- 23rd May, 2007.
  • Team led by Prof. Veena R. Shah returned from Karolinska Institute after 3 months training- 19th June, 2007.
  • 2nd Gujarat Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized- 28th July, 2007
  • Insulin making stem cells generated without using any xenogeneic material for the first time in history of stem cell research, in our lab and successfully used in clinic-15th August, 2007 and 2nd October, 2007.
  • "Transplantation Update 2007" organized- 30th November to 2nd December, 2007.
  • First Nursing Meet of Gujarat state organized on Cadaver Transplantation- 29th November, 2007.
  • "Dr. H.L. Trivedi Gold Medal" established on 1st December, 2007 and 1st medal given to Dr. Veenaben R. Shah, Deputy Director of the institute.
  • 64- slice CT Scan from Siemen’s Co. Germany purchased and installed, December, 2007.
  • "Reminiscences 2007" -31st December, 2007
  • “Human adipose tissue derived mesenchymal stem cells” generated in the lab and used in clinic for the first time in history of transplantation biology of the world- 14th February, 2007
  • Kidney Rally organized for 2nd time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 9th March, 2007
  • 1st batch of Dialysis Technicians conferred certificates- 24th March, 2007
  • ICU on wheels procured with M.P. funds of Shree L.K. Advani- 1st March, 2007
  • Blood Bank van procured – 27th March, 2007
  • “Bhagwaan Mahaveer Karuna Sewa Sanmaan” given away- 31st March, 2007
  • Combined successful thymic and kidney transplantation in a 13 years old boy from 52 years old deceased donor performed for the 1st time in history of Transplantation Biology- 23rd May, 2007
  • Team led by Prof. Veena R. Shah returned from Karolinska Institute after 3 months training- 19th June, 2007
  • Third Gujarat Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet organized- 28th July, 2007
  • Insulin making stem cells generated without using any xenogeneic material for the first time in history of stem cell research, in our lab and successfully used in clinic-15th August,2007 and 2nd October, 2007.
  • First Nursing Meet of Gujarat state organized on Cadaver Transplantation- 29th November, 2007.
  • “Transplantation Update 2007” organized- 30th November to 2nd December, 2007
  • .Dr. H.L. Trivedi Gold Medal” established on 1st December, 2007 and 1st medal given to Dr. Veenaben R. Shah, Deputy Director of the institute.
  • 64- slice CT Scan from Siemen’s Co. Germany purchased and installed, Dec. 2007.
  • “Reminiscences 2007” -31st December, 2007.
  • The first donor- specific human embryonic stem cell derived hematopoietic stem cell transplantation performed in autoimmune disorders and Regenerative Medicine
  • Certificate Course for Dialysis Technicians started in January 2006
  • Kidney Rally organized for the first time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 8th March, 2006
  • Second Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet - 14th May, 2006.
  • Dadhichee Rushi Sanmaan established -14th May, 2006.
  • Institute of Transplantation Sciences name of As “Dr. H. L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation sciences” August 2006
  • CME on Renal and Transplantation Pathology, Stem Cell Transplantation and Preventive Nephrology, 4th - 5th October, 2006
  • 17th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, 6th - 8th October, 2006.
  • "Maharshi Sushruta Gnyaanpeeth Sanman" given away on 7th October, 2006
  • "Sandipani Rushi Gnyaanpeeth Sanman" given away on 7th October 2006
  • "Reminiscences 2006" -31st December, 2006
  • The first donor- specific human embryonic stem cell derived hematopoietic stemcells transplantation performed in autoimmune disorders and Regenerative Medicine.
  • Certificate Course for Dialysis Technicians started in January 2006.
  • Kidney Rally organized for the first time on World Kidney Day on 2nd Thursday of 8th March, 2006.
  • Second Cadaver Organ Transplantation Meet – 14th May, 2006
  • “Bhagwan Dhanvantari Sanshodhan Sanman” for outstanding research activities given to Drs. Feroz Aziz, Vineet Mishra, Pranjal Modi, Aruna Vanikar and Shruti Dave.
  • Dr Pranjal Modi won 1st prize at West Zone –USI annual conference.
  • Institute of Transplantation Sciences name of As “Dr. H. L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation sciences” August 2006.
  • CME on Renal and Transplantation Pathology, Stem Cell Transplantation and Preventive Nephrology, 4th – 5th October, 2006.
  • 17th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, 6th– 8th October, 2006.
  • “Maharshi Sushruta Gnyaanpeeth Sanmaan” given away on 7th October, 2006.
  • “Sandipani Rushi Gnyaanpeeth Sanmaan” given away on 7th October 2006.
  • “Reminiscences 2006” -31st December, 2006.
  • The first dual organ and dual cell transplant of the world, which consisted of pancreas,kidney and bone marrow and splenic cells was performed by our team from cadaver donor in to a patient with diabetic nephropathy with CRF on night of 14th February and morning of 15th February, 2005.
  • Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery established in September 2005.
  • IV International Congress on Kidney Diseases on November 11-13, 2005.
  • "Maharshi Sushruta Gnyaanpeeth Sanman" given away on 11th November, 2005
  • “Sandipani Rushi Gnyaanpeeth Sanman” established and given away on 11th November, 2005.
  • "Stem Cell Research Centre" inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Narendra Modi on 11th November, 2005.
  • “Maharshi Sushruta Gnyaanpeeth Sanman” given away on 11th November, 2005.
  • Dr. V.G.Mavalankar Gold Medal awarded to Dr Pranjal Modi.
  • Transplantation Research Biology Awards and Awards for Cadaver Organ Transplantation given away- 11th November, 2005.
  • “Stem Cell Research Centre” inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Narendra Modi on 11th November, 2005.
  • The first donor- specific human embryonic stem cell derived hematopoietic stem cell transplantation performed in a renal transplant patient successfully without using any immunosuppression in an African patient with his sister as a donor on 19th December,2005.
  • “Reminiscences 2005” -31st December, 2005.
  • "Prope Tolerance" revised protocol was implemented successfully.
  • Dr. H. L. Trivedi and Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre felicitated with ‘‘Swami Vivekananda Sadbhav Sewa’’ Award.
  • Institute of Transplantation Sciences inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Narendra Modi on 11th April, 2003.
  • "Transplantation Update 2002" - Conference on Organ and Cell Transplantation held in December 2002 and Nobel Laureate (1996, Medicine and Physiology), Prof. R. M. Zinkernagel visited the Institute on this occasion.
  • Ambulance services further developed
  • Approved by Indian College of Pathologists as the First Superspeciality Training Centre for Renal and Transplant Pathology of India. Construction of the Institute of Transplantation Sciences completed.
  • "Transplantation India" Journal started by the Research and Publication Department.
  • Third International Congress on Transplantation & Kidney Diseases held. Construction of the Institute of Transplantation Sciences started.
  • Second International Congress on Transplantation & Kidney Diseases held. Maharshi Sushruta Award for research in transplantation biology established.
  • Institute of Transplantation Sciences established.
  • First Brain-dead heart beating cadaver renal transplantation performed.
  • First International Congress on Transplantation & Kidney Diseases held.
  • Dr. H. L. Trivedi elected as President, ISOT.
  • GMDC Lithotripsy Centre established.
  • "Poor Patients’ Relief Fund" started.
  • Departments of Pediatric Urology and Critical Care established.
  • Ambulance services established
  • The construction of new premises completed.
  • Institute shifted to its new premises. Sushruta Study Centre established. Dr. V. R. Shah elected as a Secretary.
  • Approved by National Board of Examinations as superspeciality training centre in Urology.
  • IKDRC Staff Co-operative Credit & Supply Society’’ established
  • S. M. Patel elected as Secretary, ISOT.
  • Blood Bank and Drug Bank inaugurated by His Excellency, the Governor of Gujarat, Shri R. K. Trivedi
  • Construction of new premises started.
  • Foundation stone of new premises laid down by His Excellency, the Governor of Gujarat, Shri R. K. Trivedi.
  • The Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre hosted the first annual Conference of Indian Society of Organ Transplantation.
  • First successful NHB cadaver renal transplantation performed.
  • Autonomy was granted by the government of Gujarat and Institute was registered as a trust and society under Society Registration Act.
  • Recognised as Institute of National Importance by the Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
  • Indian Society of Organ Transplantation was established with Dr. H. L. Trivedi as Founding Secretary
  • Indian Journal of Nephrology and Bulletin of the institute started by Research and Publication Department of the Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre with Dr. H. L. Trivedi as its founding Chief Editor.
  • Recognised by the Gujarat University as superspeciality centre in D.M. Nephrology.
  • Departments of Urosurgery, Renal Transplantation, Anaesthesia and Obstetrics & Gynecology were established.
  • International Conference on Kidney Diseases and Hypertension hosted by the Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre, Ahmedabad.
  • Approved by National Board of Examinations, Delhi as superspeciality training centre in Nephrology.
  • Research Association was established.
  • Transplantation Immunology Laboratory established in collaboration with Transplantation Immunology Laboratory of University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.
  • Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre, Ahmedabad, established by the Government of Gujarat with limited autonomy within the administration of Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad.
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