Infection Associated Human Cancer



 Infection Associated Human Cancer” Organized by the Techrise Visionaries Technical Club, School of Engineering and Technology, NIU


Dr. Mausumi Bharadwaj, FAScT, FNASc

Scientist G & Head Molecular Biology Group, ICMR-National Institute for Cancer Prevention and Research (ICMR-NICPR), Noida

Time & Date: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, 10 May 2024 (Friday) Venue: Seminar Hall, NIU

Event Overview

The “Infection Associated Human Cancer” expert talk, organized by the Techrise Visionaries Technical Club, School of Engineering and Technology, NIU, was held on Friday, 10 May 2024 at the Seminar Hall of NIU. The event aimed to discuss in detail “infection-associated human cancer” and to create awareness about HPV infection, HPV vaccination in India, and Cervical, and Oral Cancer. Additionally, the event was also intended to promote interdisciplinary collaboration among students and faculty members to enhance the research environment in the department.


✔ 10:30 AM to 10:45 AM: Students gather at seminar hall

✔ 10:45 AM to 11:00 AM: Welcome of Dignitaries and Faculty Members

✔ 11:05 AM – 11:15 AM: Welcome of guest Speaker “Dr. Mausumi Bharadwaj”

  • by Dean, SET, (Dr.) Vimal Bibhu followed by light-lamping.

✔ 11:15 AM – 11:20 AM: Welcoming Note by HOD of the Department of Biotechnology, SET

✔ 11:20 AM – 11:22 AM: Inviting the Speaker Dr. Mausumi Bharadwaj

✔ 11:25 AM – 12:30 PM: Session Begins

✔ 12:30 PM- 12:35 PM: Vote of Thanks by HOD Biotech, SOS, Dr. Varun Kumar Sharma

Noida International University Authorities’ Contribution to the Event:

Prof. Dr. Devesh Kumar Singh

  • As the Chairman of Noida International University, Dr.Devesh Kumar Singh provides strategic guidance and ensures that the university’s vision aligns with the objectives of the event. His leadership sets the tone for excellence and innovation.

Prof. Dr. Vikram Singh

  • In his role as the Chancellor, Dr. Vikram Singh brings a wealth of experience and a global perspective to the event. His support and vision contribute to creating an environment that fosters learning, collaboration, and the pursuit of knowledge.

Prof. Dr. Uma Bhardwaj

  • As the Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Uma Bhardwaj plays a crucial role in overseeing the academic aspects of the event. Her expertise in academic affairs ensures that the event aligns with the university’s commitment to providing high-quality education.

Prof. Dr. Parsanjeet Kumar

  • As the Pro Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Parsanjeet Kumar contributes to the event by bringing a strategic and administrative perspective. His role involves ensuring smooth coordination and execution of various aspects of the event.

Prof. Dr. Vimal Bhibhu

  • As the Director of the School of Engineering & Technology, Dr.Vimal Bhibhu plays a pivotal role in shaping the technical aspects of the event. His extensive knowledge in engineering and technology not only enhances the academic dimensions but also ensures the practical applicability of the event’s content.

Event Highlights:

Keynote Addresses: Distinguished guest speaker Dr. Mausumi Bharadwaj, FAScT, FNASc, Scientist G & Head Molecular Biology Group, ICMR-National Institute for Cancer Prevention and Research (ICMR-NICPR), Noida. Dr. Bharadwaj is a very renowned scientific face in the Indian Council of Medical Research and she is a Chairperson/Co-Chairperson/Member in many of the Project Review Committees of various funding agencies like ICMR, DHR, etc. She has supervised 25 Ph. D Thesis, 15 MD/MS Thesis, 16 Post-Doctoral researchers, and an internship program for more than 1000 UG and PG students of various non-medical and medical streams. She has published more than 140 research articles in various SCI Journals. Her H-Index is around 35 and has about 4000 citations. Dr. Bharadwaj is a renowned expert in the field of HPV infection, HPV vaccination in India, cervical, and oral cancer. Dr. Bharadwaj delivered keynote addresses on various aspects of HPV infection, and cervical cancer/Oral Cancer, including its prevalence, risk factors, early detection, and treatment options. The fascinating aspect of the talk was when Dr. Bharadwaj talked about the impact of Human Papillomavirus on male fertility.

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