Major General S.L. Bhatia Oration, 2018

Mar 16

The Dept. of the History of Medicine SJMC with the Division of Health & Humanities, SJRI, is happy to invite you to the Maj. Gen. SL Bhatia Oration on 16th March, 2018.

The oration is a tribute to the contributions of SL Bhatia's achievements and is inspiration to the younger generation of medical practitioners.

The oration will be delivered by Mark Lindley, Emeritus Professor, School of Economics, The University of Hyderabad on “Which Parts of Mahatma Gandhi’s Message about Health Care is Useful Today?”

Venue: The Pope Paul VI Auditorium, St. John’s Research Institute, Bangalore, India

Date: 16th March, 2018

Time: 2:30 PM

We urge you to be present and renew the need we have for the History of Medicine and Humanities & Health to be part of a medical institution.


About the orator:  Dr. Mark Lindley was born in Washington DC in 1937 and studied at Harvard University (A.B.), Juilliard School of Music (M.A.) and Columbia University (D.Phil.). He has taught at Columbia, City University of New York, Washington University, University of London, Oxford University, University of Regensburg, University of Zaragoza, Bogaziçi University (in Istanbul), Chinese University of Hong Kong, University of Kerala, University of Hyderabad (as the University Chair Professor in the School of Economics) and Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University. He is the author or co-author of more than 15 books – three of them about Gandhi and notable Gandhians – and more than 100 scholarly articles.