Hands on workshop on HLA from Basics to applications in medicine was organized by Association of Pathology of FMHS on 16th May ,1000 hr onwards. The Hands on Workshop was attended by all the faculty members, PG students and students from department of Pathology and Microbiology. The seminar was conducted by Dr MN Mishra MD (Path) ESHI Diploma FRCP (H&I) Consultant & In-charge HLA & transplant immunology laboratory Pathkind laboratory NRL Gurugram. The workshop was graced by Dr Reena Nayyar (Executive Director), Dr SPS Kochar (Dean FMHS), and all HODs from FMHS.
The workshop was conducted in three parts. First part was devoted to the basics of HLA & HLA typing. The second part consisted of the application of HLA typing in diagnosis of various diseases and therapeutics. Finally, speaker demonstrated the various equipment’s which are used in a modern HLA Laboratory. The session lasted for over 2 hrs. It evoked considerable interest among the audience.