Indian-origin professor awarded
Indian-origin Professor Awarded. An Indian-origin professor in the US has been conferred the service award by a diaspora organisation in recognition...
Meena Kumari, associate professor of anatomy and physiology at University College of Veterinary Medicine in Manhattan received the award on Tuesday from the Association of Scientists of Indian Origin in America, a university statement said.
She has a doctorate in Andrology and master's in Neuroendocrinology from the University of Delhi.
"Kumari, with a passion for teaching and research, was conferred the service award in recognition of her dedication to the society's goals. She focused on understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying alterations in gene expression in the brain following chronic alcohol exposure, the association said.