Dr. Hemangini Hasit Vora
Associate Professor

 


Qualification : MSc, PhD
Designation : Associate Professor, Head Immunohematology Lab
Specialization : Cancer Research
Experience (in yrs.) : 30 years

Academic Achievements:
PhD Guiding Teacher and MSc and MPhil Course Coordinator – Gujarat University

Awards& Achievements:
Dr. T.B. Patel Gold Medal awarded for Best Research Paper of 1992 entitled "Prolactin in advanced breast cancer An Indian experience" published in the journal "Breast Disease 1993".
Best Paper Award – First prize for oral research paper presentation entitled "Ectopic production of prolactin in advanced tongue cancer" in the year 1993 by Indian Association of Endocrinologists.
Travel Award – International Clinical Cytometry Society Travel Award to attend Course and Meeting of Clinical Cytometry Society, October 9-15, 2008

Publication:

No. of publication in State / National / International journal = 75

Training/Fellowship:
Summer Program on Basics in Electrophoresis Techniques at Electrophoresis Institute, Biotech-Yercaud, Yercaud, May 5-14, 2004.
Participated in “CME In Hematology 2007” held at Ahmedabad Management Association, March 18, 2007.
Participated as delegate in National Meeting on Guidelines for Immunophenotyping of Haematolymphoid Neoplasms and Workshop on analysis of Flowcytometric Data at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai during March 13-15, 2008.
International Clinical Cytometry Society Travel Award to attend Course and Meeting of Clinical Cytometry Society, October 9-15, 2008.
Attended Workshop on Advanced Clinical Applications of Flowcytometry organized by National Institute of Immunohematology, February 23-26, 2010.

Area of Interest:
The main areas of research include study of immunological aspects of breast, oral and lung cancers; role of EMT pathway, CSC, molecules that influence cancer stem cell niche and miRNA in breast cancer. Further, Minimal Residual Disease evaluation in acute leukemia by flow cytometry and molecular methods.