SRM University Delhi

SRM University Delhi-NCR, Sonepat Organises

3rd International Conference on “Antimicrobial Resistance, Novel Drug Discovery and Vaccine Development: Challenges and Opportunities”

Venue: India Habitat Centre New Delhi-110003, India

Date: March 18-20, 2024 (Monday – Wednesday)

About the Conference

The conference will center around antimicrobial resistance (AMR), encompassing multi-extensive drug-resistant pathogens, hospital-acquired infections, host-pathogen interactions, infection and immunity, microbial pathogenesis, anti-microbial stewardship, challenges and opportunities in drug discovery & vaccine development against infectious diseases, with a special focus on TB, malaria, kala-azar, dengue, Covid-19, etc. The conference aims to facilitate networking among scientists for future collaborations to address the menace of AMR.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Prof. Ada Yonath, Nobel Laureate, Israel
  • Prof. Alan Kozikowki, Univ. Minois at Chicago, USA
  • Dr. Anshu Bhardwaj, IMTECH, Chandigarh
  • Prof. Ashok Rattan, Gurgaon, India
  • Prof. Colin Sones, Univ, Southampton, UK
  • Dr. Catrine Moore, St. George’s, London, UK
  • Prof. Ester Sabino, Univ. Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Dr. Francois Franceschi, DNDI, Switzerland
  • Prof. G. P. Talwar, Talwar Foundation, India
  • Prof. Greg Matlashewski, McGill University, Canada
  • Prof. Hazel Dockrell, LSHTM, UK
  • Dr. Ian Gilbert, University of Dundee, UK
  • Dr. Jeremy Burrows, MMV, Switzerland
  • Prof. Jorge Kalil, Univ. Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Dr. Kamini Walia, ICMR, India
  • Prof. Kazuei Igarashi, Chiba University, Japan
  • Dr. Laurent Kremer, CNRS, France
  • Prof. Mark A. Holmes, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Prof. Mark Bradley, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Prof. N. K. Ganguly, Former DG, ICMR & THSTI
  • Prof. R. Madhubala, JNU, India
  • Prof. Roy Kishony, Technion, Israel
  • Prof. Rakesh Bhatnagar, Former VC. BHU, Varanasi
  • Prof. S. Sundar Manoharan, DG-PDEU, India
  • Prof. Sarman Singh, New Delhi, India
  • Dr. Sesha Venkateshwaran, Univ. of Edinburgh, UK
  • Dr. Shailja Singh, JNU, India
  • Dr. Rita Chen, Taiwan
  • Prof. Hanne C. Winther Larsen, Norway
  • Prof. Shyamal Roy, IICB, Kolkata, India
  • Prof. Simon Croft, LSHTM, UK
  • Dr. Srini Kaveri, CNRS, France
  • Prof. Susan Charman, Monash University, Australia
  • Prof. Syed E. Hasnain, IIT, India
  • Dr. Shubhankar Singh, RMRI, India
  • Prof. T. M. Mohapatra, BHU, Varanasi
  • Prof. Sir Tom Blundell, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr. Till Bachmann, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Prof. Umesh Varshney, IISc, Bangalore, India
  • Prof. V. M. Katoch, Former DG, ICMR, New Delhi
  • Prof. V.S. Chauhan, New Delhi, India
  • Prot. Vicky Avery, Griffith University, Australia
  • Prof. William Bishal, John Hopkins University, USA
  • Dr. Yasuhiro Matsumoto, Teikyo University, Japan.
  • Prof. Yasuyuki Goto, University of Tokyo, Japan

Hosted by: SRM University Delhi-NCR, Sonepat

Chief Patrons

  • Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar, Hon’ble Founder Chancellor, SRM University
  • Dr. Ravi Pachamoothoo, Hon’ble Chancellor, SRM University, Delhi-NCR


  • Prot. (Dr.) Paramjit. S. Jaswal, Vice Chancellor, SRM University, Delhi-NCR

International Advisory Committee

  • Prot. Sir Tom Blundell, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Prof. Theodore Roosevelt Malloch, USA
  • Prot, G. P. Talwar, New Delhi, India
  • Prot. N. K. Ganguly, New Delhi, India
  • Prof. Jorge Kalil, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Prot. Andrew Briggs, University of Oxford, UK
  • Prot. Simon L. Croft, LSHTM, London, UK
  • Prof. Prabhu Guptara, Cambridge, UK
  • Prot, Akira Kaji, University of Pennsylvania, USA
  • Prot, John Samuel, New Delhi, India
  • Prof. Alan Kozikowski, Chicago, USA
  • Prot, Kazuei Igarashi, Chiba University, Japan
  • Prot, William Bishal, John Hopkins University, USA
  • Dr. Srini Kaveri, CNRS, France

Organizing Committee

  • Prof. V. Samuel Raj, Organizing Secretary
  • Mr. Rajesh Parishwad, ACS
  • Mr. Manoj Madhavan Kutty, SRMUH
  • Prof. R. Paulraj, JNU. New Delhi
  • Prof. Pravir Kumar, DTU, New Delhi
  • Prof. Manju Jaidka, SRMUH
  • Dr. Komal Audichya, MUJ
  • Dr. Renu Choudhary, SRMUH
  • Dr. Vandana Kalia, DSIR, New Delhi
  • Dr. Seema Khan Jha, SRMUH
  • Dr. Rashmi Ambasta, SRMUH
  • Dr. Arpana Vibhuti, SRMUH
  • Dr. Ramendra Pandey, UPES
  • Dr. Anjali Priyadarshini, SRMUH
  • Dr. Pratibha Gaur, SRMUH
  • Dr. Ruchi Kawatra, SRMUH
  • Dr. Anshu Bhardwaj, IMTECH, Chandigarh
  • Dr. Shailja Singh, JNU, New Delhi
  • Dr. Sweta Raghavan, Bangalore

Abstract for the Poster Presentation and Registration

For the submission of an abstract and to attend the conference, please apply through the conference website: For abstracts, only doc/docx files will be accepted.

Important Dates

  • Last date for Abstract Submission: 15th Feb 2024
  • Notification of Abstract Acceptance: 20th Feb, 2024
  • Registration without late fee: 29th Feb., 2024
  • Registration with Late Fee: 15th Mar, 2024
  • Conference Dates: 18th-20th Mar, 2024

Registration Fees

The participants are requested to register their names through the conference website. Registrations are accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis. Registration fee for each participant:

  • Foreign Delegates: 250 USD
  • Indian Delegates: 4000 INR (Late Fee: 5000)
  • Students: 5000 INR (Late Fee: 6000)
  • Faculty/Scientists: 6000 INR (Late Fee: 7000)

Registration Link

Additional Charges for Accommodation

The registration fee is to be paid only through online to the account given in the website. In case of any issue, DD will be accepted (DD in favour of “SRMUH Conference” payable at “Sonepat”).

For more information, contact:

Abstract Submission & Registration

  • Dr. Arpana Vibhuti: +91-8569991554
  • Dr. Anjali Priyadarshini: +91-8447773811
  • Dr. Ramendra Pandey: +91-9818790558
  • Dr. Archana Gupta: +91-9891639188
  • Dr. Vandana: +91-7701923257
  • Dr. Manoj Yadav: +91-7581911917

Registration Link

Accommodation & Transport

  • Mr. Shakti Rana: +91-8569991556
  • Mr. Santosh: +91-8800436379

General Enquiry: Tel 91-130-2203711

SRM University at a Glance

The SRM Group of Institutions boasts a legacy spanning 5 decades, comprising 4 Universities, 7 campuses, 22 institutions, and standing as one of the premier Universities in India. With a student body exceeding 80,000 and a faculty of 5,000 members, SRM is celebrated for its academic excellence. In response to increasing demand and the quest for enhanced accessibility, SAM University, Delhi-NCR, Sonepat, was established. The vision is to evolve into a world-class University, offering knowledge through industry-oriented pedagogy in Engineering & Technology, Management, Law, and Science & Humanities, aligning with international standards. SRM University, Delhi-NCR, was established under the Haryana Private Universities Act 2006, as amended by Act 8 of 2013. It holds recognition from UGC u/s 2(1) of UGC Act 1956, DSIR, AIU, ACU, and approval from BCI.

SRMUH, with a focus on academics and research, provides a conducive research environment, characterized by state-of-the-art laboratories, libraries, and research centers. The University fosters a diverse and talented research community, promoting cross-disciplinary collaborations and fresh insights.

The commitment to academic excellence and innovation extends to securing grants, endowments, and investments to create an environment conducive to flourishing research projects. Collaboration, both within and outside the university, is prioritized, with partnerships established with industry, government agencies, and academic institutions. The curriculum is designed in close collaboration with leading industries to ensure graduates and scholars are industry-ready. The strong global alumni network remains closely connected with the University in its endeavors.

Organizing Committee:

Organising Secretary:

Prof. V. Samuel Raj
Professor of Biotechnology and Microbiology
Director (C4D) & Dean Academics SRM University, Delhi-NCR
RGEC, Sonepat-131 029 (Haryana), India
Phone: 91-130-2203711, 2203710
Email: [email protected]
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