Binaytara Foundation (BTF) is accepting applications for medical research grant for the year 2010. The application deadline for all grant applications is Oct 31, 2010. Applications received after deadline will be considered for research grant in 2011. Grant awards will be provided in amounts upto 500 US dollars per project.
Dr. Damiano Rondelli, a distinguished researcher has joined Binaytara Foundation as Chair of the BTF Scientific Committee. Dr. Damiano Rondelli is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Stem Cell Transplant Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Dr. Divyesh Mehta has joined Binaytara Foundation as a board member. Dr. Mehta, a renounced breast cancer expert and highly respected lecturer, is Associate Professor of Medicine at University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine – Division of Hematology/Oncology.
Binaytara Foundation has officially launched its Telemedicine project between physicians in USA and those in Manipal College of Medical Sciences, Pokhara, Nepal on April 16, 2010 to help improve patient care and promote evidence based medicine in Nepal.