13th Mar 2020 Site
The Vattikuti Foundation office in the US has been closed due to the COVID-19 virus threat. Staff will be working from home or remote sites, until directed to return. Please click on the title above for more information.
10th Mar 2020 Site
The new Patient Forum is now active on this website! We invite you to take a look. Please click on the title above for the full story.
06th Jan 2020 Site
Announcing the Krishnaswamy Subramaniam (KS) National Robotic Surgery Video Awards for the Best Robotic Surgery Videos of 2020
The Vattikuti Foundation is pleased to announce 2020 KS National Robotic Surgery Video Awards. Three Prizes worth: INR 100,000, 50,000 and 25,000 would be awarded for First, Second and Third Prizes, respectively. The Awards competition is open to all Indian robotic surgeons. The subject material of your video shall be on an aspect of robotic surgery. Any specialty is welcome. This is a nationwide contest, open to all Indian Robotic Surgeons / Fellows / Residents.
The deadline for all videos will be: 1 October 2019.
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10th Mar 2020 Site
Please click onthe title above to oopen up our updated guidelines for submitting KS Awards videos.
14th Feb 2020 Site
Dr. Mahendra Bhandari, CEO of the Vattikuti Foundation is pleased to announce that the Timber Trail Heights Resort Hotel in Parwanoo, Himachal Pradesh, has been selected as the Robotic Surgeons Council of India 2020 meeting venue.
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06th Jan 2020 Site
NOTE: APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED!
The Vattikuti Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Vattikuti Foundation Sponsored Fellowships:
1- Vattikuti National Robotic Surgery Fellowships: Multiple opportunities in India.
2. Vattikuti International Fellowship at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center- ATLAS Program, Buffalo, New York, USA.
3. Vattikuti Foundation Research Fellowship
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! The deadline for applications is February 7, 2020!
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26th Nov 2019 Site
The top videos from the KS National Robotic Surgery Video Awards (as selected at the 2019 Robotic Surgeons Council of India) Are now 'Live' on the Vattikuti Foundation Website.
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30th Oct 2019 Site
Robotic Surgeons Council of India 11-2019
Please click on the title above to access the preliminary schedule for the upcoming meetings (10-30-2019); Vattikuti Foundation Presents Robotic Surgeons Council of India XII Meeting Scientific Program 16th – 17th November 2019 Le Pondy Resort, Pondicherry Dr. Mahendra Bhandari
06th Nov 2019 Site
The Vattikuti Foundation, in cooperation with Dr. Khurshid Guru and the ATLAS Program at the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, New York have had a number of Vattikuti Fellows obtain expert training in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Amit Tuli just completed his program there and sent us his report. Please click on the title to read the complete story.
11th Oct 2019 Site
The Vattikuti Foundation is proud to announce our 2019 Vattikuti Scholarship Winners (random order): Asfar Ahamed, Apollo, Chennai; C. Danny Darlington, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences; Vinodhini Selvam, JIPMER, Pondicherry; Amith Sreekanth JIPMER Pondicherry; Shruthii Nanjundappan, Amrita IMS, Kochi; Maitrayee Chennu, Narayana, Bangalore; Mariam Anjum Ifthikar, Yenepoya, Mangalore; H.V. Priyanka, Yenepoya, Bengaluru; Harshit Garg, AIIMS, Delhi; Harish N L Gujarat, Cancer Inst. Ahmedabad; Abhishek Chandna, PGIMER Chandigarh; Parag Sonawane, ,Vasantrao Pawar MC & RC, Adgaon; Manu Vats, Atal Bihari Vajpayee MC, Delhi.
We thank and congratulate these fine young surgeons!
16th Nov 2019 to 17th Nov 2019
, Pondicherry, India
Here is the schedule for the upcoming meetings (11-13-2019); Robotic Surgeons Council of India 2019 –Scientific Program (DAY 1) 16th November 2019 8:00 – 9:00 AM – Breakfast, Registration, Networking Session 1. 9:00 – 9:45 AM 9:00-9:15 AM
16th Nov 2019 to 17th Nov 2019
No.3, Lake View Road, Pudukuppam, Nallvadu Post, PondicherryTamil Nadu, India
The XII Robotic Surgeons Council Meeting 2019 will be held at the La Pondy Hotel and Resort, Pondicherry, during November 16-17, 2019. Dr. Mani Menon, Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Hospital, would be the Guest of Honor.
29th Sep 2019 to 29th Sep 2019
Taj Connemara, Binney Road, ChennaiTamil Nadu, India
You are invited to participate in the Joint Replacement Surgeons Council of India (JRSI) Master Class: Computer-assisted Joint Replacement Surgery, Current Status and Future Prospects. Sunday September 29th: 9 AM- 5 PM, Taj Connemara, Binney Road, Chenna
28th Sep 2019 to 28th Sep 2019
Trident Hotel Bandra Kurla, C-56, G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, MumbaiMaharashtra, India
You are invited to participate in the Joint Replacement Surgeons Council of India (JRSI) Master Class: Computer-assisted Joint Replacement Surgery, Current Status and Future Prospects. Saturday September 28th: 9 AM- 5 PM, Trident Hotel Bandra Kurla, C-56
21st Jul 2019 to 22nd Jul 2019
Manipal Hospitals, Dwarka, New DelhiNew Delhi, India
From Partner Surgeon Dr. Arun Prasad: Welcome Message Dear Friends, It gives me great pleasure to invite you for an IAGES CME cum Certification program on Robotic General Surgery that is endorsed by the International - Clinical Robotic Surgery Associat
20th May 2019 to 25th May 2019
Novotel Hotel, Aerocity Hospitality District IGI Airport, New Delhi, India, New DelhiNew Delhi, India
We have the tentative schedule for this Saturday's Joint Replacement Surgeons Council of India meeting, Featured Keynote Speaker is L Dr. Thomas Coon, San Francisco, California. Please click on the title to access full details.
25th May 2019 to 25th May 2019
Asset No 2 Aerocity Hospitality District IGI Airport, New DelhiNew Delhi, India
Dr. Mahendra Bhandari, CEO of the Vattikuti Foundation announces the formation of a new association for Orthopedic Surgeons. The Joint Replacement Surgeons Council of India will hold their first meeting on May, 25, 2019.
07th Feb 2019 to 09th Feb 2019
1808 WEST END AVE, NashvilleTennessee, United States
When a new technology for joint replacement is introduced, how do you sift through the hype to determine if it’s right for your patients? If only short-term data are available, how will you know if a technologic advance is a good long-term solution in you
01st Dec 2018 to 02nd Dec 2018
1000 Town Center, Suite 700, SouthfieldMichigan, United States
Dr. Mahendra Bhandari, CEO of the Vattikuti Foundation has announced that the next Robotic Surgeons Council of India meetings will be held on December 1 & 2 2018 in Jodhpur at the Taj Vivanta Hari Mahal Hotel in conjunction with the All India Institute of
05th May 2018 to 06th May 2018
Village - Siya, Kempty Fall Road, Mussoorie, UttarakhandUttaranchal, India
RSC Deadlines for May 5 & 6 in Mussoorie The time is approaching for the next Robotic Surgeons Council of India (RSC) meetings, to be held in Mussoorie on Saturday & Sunday, May 5 & 6, 2018. We have established deadlines for Presentations, Vattikuti Sch