May 2019
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar organised a conference on “Bone marrow transplant and Thalassaemia ” on occasion on Word Thalassaemia Day.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited Faculty - Clinical Genomics in Hemato-Oncology. XVII Annual Conference on Evidence Based Management of Cancers in India. “NGS in the Clinics – Where are we at?”. ACTREC, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was an Invited Faculty - REsearch and DIagnostics in Frequent Human MEtabolic Diseases (REDIMED) – Indo German Panel Discussion “Democratizing Next Generation Diagnostics”.  MDRF, Chennai
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar organised “Unrelated stem cell donor registration camp” at Yashoda Hematology Clinic.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was invited as a faculty at IMA Pune on “Approach to myelomas and Lymphomas.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal was invited as faculty for " PGS: Facts and Controversies" Pune.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was invited to give a lecture on “Thalassaemia awareness” at Amazon Development Centre India Private Limited.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was Invited Faculty - The 45th Annual conference of the Karnataka Chapter of the Indian Association of Pathologists and Microbiologists - KAPCON 2018. “Genomics & Molecular Techniques in Hematology (non-oncological)” and “Genomics: Understanding the Enigma”. NIMHANS, Bengaluru.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was Invited faculty at IMA Pune on “CME on Multiple myeloma”
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was Invited Faculty “Laboratory Diagnosis of Genetic Disorders in Nephrology” – 34th Annual Conference of the Indian Society of Nephrology West Zone, Pune (ISNWZCON 2018), Lonavala.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was Invited Faculty at IMA Pune CME “Multiple Myeloma: Genetics & Molecular Diagnostics”
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar organised a CME on “Thalassaemia awareness” at IMA Solapur and Nagar.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal was invited as Faculty for "CME on Genetics", organized by MGM Medical College, Aurangabad.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was an Invited faculty at IMA Pune on  “Approach to Aplastic anemia”
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited Faculty at IMA Pune CME “Molecular Genetics in Aplastic Anemia”
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was an Invited Faculty DHR Training Course on Clinical and Molecular Genetics “Setting up an NGS-based clinical molecular diagnostics laboratory”, NIRRH, Mumbai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited Lecture “Next Generation Molecular Diagnostics in Routine Clinical Oncology” Premas - Illumina Oncology Symposium, Mumbai.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was Invited to speak on “Thalassaemia-Investigations” at Nashik Civil Hospital.
  • Dr. Ketki Kelkar was Invited by Indian Association of Practicing Pathologists (IAPP) on “Recent advances in the diagnosis and management of myeloproliferative neoplasms”
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave an invited talk on "Genetics for Nephrologists" in Command Hospital, Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was Invited Faculty “Utility of Molecular Genetics in Breast Cancer” 44th Annual Conference of Research Society of B.J.Medical College, Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was Invited Faculty - Basics of Cancer Care “Introduction to Modern Molecular Diagnostics” CME Chandigarh.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal was part of the national faculty, 4th SIAMG National Conference and Indo-US symposium on “Human Genetic Disorders of Prenatal and Postnatal Growth”. In Trivandrum.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal presented a poster on "Development of a long-target enrichment next generation sequencing (LTE-Seq) panel for complex genomic regions underrepresented with commercial NGS panels" in 4th SIAMG National Conference and Indo-US symposium on “Human Genetic Disorders of Prenatal and Postnatal Growth”. In Trivandrum.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited Faculty Indo British health initiative Indo-UK Oncology summit “Clinical Utility of Next Generation Sequencing in Hematology”
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited Faculty Indo-UK Symposium on Precision Medicine “Development of Advanced Molecular Diagnostic Tests and Products for Routine Clinical Use” - IIT Mumbai.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal was invited faculty at Rainbow Fetus Day 2017, Rainbow Hospital, Hyderabad, in association with the Society of Fetal Medicine, and delivered a talk on " Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis, facts and controversies"
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited Faculty Multidisciplinary Tumor Board on Advanced Ovarian Cancer. “Gynaecological Cancers: On the cusp of change” - Association of Gynaecologic Oncologists of India (AGOI) & Women’s Cancer Initiative – Tata Memorial Hospital (WCI-TMH), TMH, Mumbai, India
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited faculty presentation PathFinders Global Pathology Conference, ‘Utility of Molecular Genomic Diagnostics in the Management of Non-Neoplastic Conditions – An Indian Perspective’. Bangalore, Karnataka, October 7 – 8, 2017.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave Invited faculty lectures and multiple discussion panels United Arab Emirates Cancer Congress (UAECC) 2017 and 1st International BRCA Forum (iBRCAf), Dubai UAE. ‘Understand VUS: Is It Important?’ and ‘Should We Be Testing Beyond BRCA?’. Dubai, UAE, October 5 – 7, 2017.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited faculty speaker ‘Testing for gene mutations: who should be tested, how and limitations’ Target-BIPP Breast Cancer Symposium, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, Chennai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an Invited Faculty Lecture on ‘Gene Therapy in Thalassemia’ – 1st Comprehensive Update in Thalassemia, Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune, September 09, 2017.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was an Invited Faculty Panelist ‘Discussion on NGS in the treatment of refractory MBC/ Data for CTCs’ at “Decoding Breast Cancer - A Recap of the Milan Breast Cancer Conference". Pune, India
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited Faculty lecture Kongu Pedicon 2017 – 42nd Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Paediatrics – Tamil Nadu State Chapter ‘Introduction to Molecular Genetic Diagnostics for Pediatrics’. Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal delivered an invited talk on "Cytogenetic Microarray: Pre and Post Test Considerations" in annual event organized by Thermofisher.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal delivered an invited lecture on "Genetics for Obstetrics and Gynecology" in Obs and Gynae Department, AFMC, Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke and Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave an invited lecture on "Introduction to Molecular Diagnostics in Pediatrics" and "Clinical Genetics for Pediatricians" respectively at AFMC, Pune.
  • Dr Nikhil Phadke and Dr Meenal Agarwal were invited to present "Clinical Applications of Molecular Genetic Diagnostics" in Global Hospital, Mumbai
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited lecture on “Opportunities and challenges in genomics-based healthcare in India” Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave an Invited talk on "Genetics in Clinical Practice" in Fetal Medicine Department, CIMAR, Kochi.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an Invited lecture on the “Clinical Utility of Molecular Diagnostics” – Indian Medical Association (IMA) CME, Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was Invited faculty for Medical Technologies in Society Workshop, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – Madras, Chennai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke and Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave an invited lecture on "Introduction to Molecular Diagnostics in Pediatrics" and "Clinical Genetics for Pediatricians" respectively at AFMC, Pune.
    Date: 26th July 2017, Venue: Hotel Crowne Plaza, Pune.
  • GenePath Diagnosis was a sponsor at IV National Conference of the Indian Society of Inborn Errors in Metabolism (ISIEM) at Chennai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited lecture on "Clinical and Commercial Applications of Molecular Genetic Diagnostics" for BB101 at IIT-Powai.
  • Dr. Kavita Khatod gave an invited lecture on "Utility of molecular genetics in oncology: diagnosis, management and prevention" at WRCB Clinical Day: Cancer Precision Medicine, IIT-Powai
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal was invited as faculty for panel discussion on "Inherited predisposition for childhood cancer: Issues in genetic testing including prenatal testing, clinical management and cancer prevention" and Dr. Kavita Khatod gave a talk about "Molecular Diagnostics at GenePath Diagnosis" at the 3rd Indian Cancer Genetics Conference & Workshop (ICGCW-2016), ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, Navi Mumbai
  • At the Third National Conference of the Society for Indian Academy of Medical Genetics (SIAMG) 2016 - Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave invited lectures on "Genetic testing in dysmorphology: How to diagnose and interpret" and "Premature ovarian failure" and presented a poster on "Comparison Of Cost-Effectiveness, Quality Of Results And Overall Clinical Utility Of Commercial Versus In-House Developed Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)".
  • Nikhita Gogate gave an oral presentation on "Design And Clinical Application Of An In-House Developed Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Based Assay For The CYP21A2 Gene In Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH) Due To 21-Hydroxylase Deficiency" and a poster presentation on "Confirmation Of Small Sequence Variants Identified By Next Generation Sequencing: Is Orthogonal Testing Essential?"
    Vidula Sengaonkar gave a poster presentation on "Clinical Application Of An In-House Developed Amplicon Based NGS Assay For HBB Gene Analysis And Comparison With Traditional Molecular Genetic Techniques"
  • Vidula Sengaonkar gave a poster presentation on "Clinical Application Of An In-House Developed Amplicon Based NGS Assay For HBB Gene Analysis And Comparison With Traditional Molecular Genetic Techniques"
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke, Dr. Ketki Kelkar and Dr. Meenal Agarwal were invited to give lectures on molecular diagnostics at IIT-Powai.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on "Guiding patient management through molecular diagnostics: Precision medicine in routine clinical use" at UK-India Workshop on Precision Medicine (UK Science & Innovation Network), Bengaluru.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave a lecture on "Precise & Personalized Haematology: The state-of-the-art” at Haematocon 2016, Jaipur.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited faculty lecture on "Next Generation Tests in Infectious Disease Diagnostics" at the 19th Annual National Conference of the Infectious Disease Chapter of IAP at Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited talk at the 3rd Indo British Advanced Master-class in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery & Breast Cancer Symposium 2016 in Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke and Dr. Ketki Ramanan presented at the CME in Pathology 2016 organised by IAPP, Pune and Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke and Dr. Ketki Kelkar Ramanan gave an invited talk at the "CME in Pathology 2016" organised by IAPP, Pune and Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune - Role of Molecular Diagnostics in Haemato-Oncology.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke and Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave a talk at Sri Ramachandra Medical College, Chennai - "Next generation diagnostic tests"
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was invited as a speaker at the Illumina Oncology Event in Bangalore.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on "Molecular Genetic Diagnostics in Pediatric Endocrinology" at the 1st West Zone Growth Hormone Research Society Symposium in Pune, India
  • Trupti Ragte Wathare and Nikhita Gogate of GenePath Diagnosis presents 2 posters at Tata Memorial Hospital in Mumbai: "Confirmation of variants identified by next generation sequencing: Is orthogonal testing essential?" and "Identification of a type II mutation in the CALR gene in a Philadelphia negative case of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasm: First case report in India"
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on "Somatic Gene Panels - Interpretation and Significance" at the MOSCON 2016 in Pune.
  • Dr. Meenal Agarwal gave an invited lecture on "Next Generation Sequencing in Clinical Practice" in the second annual conference (IAMGCON 2015) of Society of Indian Academy of Medical genetics (SIAMG) at Jodhpur.
  • Shatakshi Ranade and Priyanka Gangodkar from GenePath Diagnosis presented at the Indian Endocrine Society Annual Conference (ESICON 2014) in Chandigarh.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on "Next Generation Molecular Diagnostics in Atypical Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome" at the HUS CME at KEM Hospital in Pune, India
  • Dr. Kavita Khatod gave invited presentationa on "Genetics in Paediatric Endocrinology" and "Molecular genetic diagnostics in Clinical Hematology practice" at the INDO-GLOBAL HEALTHCARE SUMMIT & EXPO 2015 in Hyderabad.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke delivered a lecture on "Emerging concepts in molecular testing in breast cancer" and will also be a panelist in a discussion on "Challenges and controversies in testing for Her2 neu" at SPHERE CME on Her2 Testing in Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke delivered a lecture on "Role of genetics in Paediatric Endocrinology" at the Paediatric Endocrinology Symposium organised at KEM Hospital in Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke  was an invited faculty panelist, UK-India Joint Workshop on Affordable medical diagnostics and devices, Venture Center, NCL Innovation Park, Pune, India
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was invited as a panelist to present his views on "Medical technology needs and priorities in India" at the UK-India Joint Workshop on Affordable medical diagnostics and devices: From ideation to commercialization held at NCL Venture Center in Pune
  • GenePath Diagnosis was a sponsor at the Pedigen 2015 organised at Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital in Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was an invited faculty speaker - "Somatic Gene Panels - Interpretation and Significance", MOSCON, Pune
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke delivered an invited presentation on "Molecular Diagnostics and the Genetics of Multiple Myeloma" at the Indian Medical Association (IMA) meeting on Multiple Myeloma in Pune.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave invited faculty presentation on the clinical utility of Next Generation Sequencing for lung cancer diagnostics at the UAE Cancer Congress in Dubai, UAE
  • Dr Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on the clinical utility of Next Generation Sequencing for lung cancer diagnostics at the UAE Cancer Congress in Dubai, UAE
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke, along with Dr. Pranjali Gadgil, presented an invited talk titled "Genetic Testing: Yes or No" at the Indian Breast Cancer Survivors Conference in Pune.
  • Dr Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on "Next Generation Diagnostics for the Rational Use of Drugs: A Comparison of Practices in the Developed World vs. Developing Nations" at the 2014 ACCP Annual Meeting Symposia in Atlanta, USA.
  • "Congenital adrenal hyperplasia of the non-classical type with bilateral short fourth metatarsal: an unusual association" poster presentation at ISPAE 2013, Bangalore, India.
  • "Molecular Genetics Of Growth Hormone Deficient Children: Correlation With Clinical Phenotype And Response To One Year Of Growth Hormone Therapy (GHT)" oral presentation at ISPAE 2013, Bangalore, India.
  • "Vitamin D Receptor Gene Fok1 Polymorphism and bone mass accrual in Indian girls" poster presentation at the "6th International Conference on Children's Bone Health", Rotterdam, Netherlands.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited faculty lecture on The Right Tools for Molecular Diagnostics at the Second International Conference of the Molecular Pathology Association of India in association with the Association of Molecular Pathology (AMP), USA and the Association of Indian Pathologists in North America (AIPNA), Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke gave an invited presentation on Next Generation Sequencing in Molecular Diagnostics at Second International Next Generation Sequencing Data Analysis Workshop organized jointly by Persistent Systems Limited, Pune and Bioinformatics Centre, University of Pune
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke presented and won 1st and 2nd place awards for best poster and best presentation respectively at ESICON (Endocrine Society of India meeting), Pune
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was invited for a faculty presentation on Molecular Diagnostics at the CME in Genetics at the Solapur Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society, Solapur (Maharashtra)
  • Endocrine Society of India (ESICON) Meeting, Pune, India. The GenePath Diagnosis team made five posters/presentations on Molecular analysis of Growth Hormone Disorders, Rapid real-time PCR test for neonates with Disorders of Sexual Development, FTO gene polymorphisms, VDR gene polymorphisms, and analysis of DAX1 gene mutation in Congenital Adrenal Hypoplasia. The DSD poster was awarded first prize and Growth Hormone presentation awarded second prize at the conference.
  • Dr. Nikhil Phadke was invited to attend the 3rd Asian Workshop on Genomics and Community Genetics in Dehradun, Uttarkhand