International Conference on
Healthcare in a Globalizing World

(Enriching Healthcare Delivery through an Interdisciplinary Approach)

SYMHEALTH 2017


May 4, 5 & 6, 2017

Organized by

Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences (FoHBS)

international healthcare conference

FACULTY OF HEALTH & BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (FoHBS)

Global healthcare conference

The Faculty of Health & Biomedical Sciences is a conscious response to the growing concern of healthcare education and management across the world and the rapidly growing healthcare industry. The FoHBS works to create a health momentum towards the ultimate objective of creating a healthy world. The constituent institutes/departments under FoHBS include:

1) Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)

SIHS has conceptualized and implements a group of career-oriented programmes that address healthcare industry in its entirety. The programmes are designed to raise a cadre of professionals who would ensure delivery of optimum health care services.

Programmes offered are:

  • B.Sc. & M.Sc Medical Technology
  • B.Sc. in Radiotherapy
  • MBA Hospital & Healthcare Management MBA (HHM)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Emergency Medical Services (PGDEMS)
  • Diploma in Biomedical Instrumentation (DBI)
  • Healthcare Sector Skill Council Programmes (HSSC), GoI.
  • Ph.D in Healthcare Management

2) Symbiosis College of Nursing (SCON)

SCON aims to create nursing professionals by providing unique, innovative programmes, keeping in mind the rapid advances in India as well as abroad. The overall intend is to prepare a graduate Nurse to work as frontline worker in the clinical and community field and educational arena.

Programmes offered are:

  • B.Sc. Nursing
  • Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing
  • M.Sc.Nursing
  • Advanced Certificate Course in Critical Care Nursing (ACCCN)

3) Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS)

SSBS is devoted to training, research and development in the field of Biomedical Sciences. The primary goal of the school is to undertake evidence-based translational research involving science and technology applications for affordable healthcare solutions relevant to the global population. SSBS has created technology platforms in various areas like Genomics and Molecular Biology, Bioanalytical facility, Animal Tissue Culture, Stem Cells, Immunology, Vaccines and Microbial Technology.

Programmes offered are:

  • M. Sc. and Ph.D in Biotechnology
  • M. Sc. and Ph.D in Nutrition and Dietetics

4) Symbiosis School of Sports Sciences (SSSS)

SSSS has been established to address the professionalism that has now got firmly entrenched into Sports. Like any profession, Sports activity needs to be based on science and this knowledge must be systematically created, stored and disseminated. It needs to be evidence based. The SSSS seeks to train individuals to assume leadership positions in the broad domain of Sports Management.

Programmes offered:

  • MBA in Sports Management

This programme is a unique combination of business skills and sports. It seeks to engender a well-rounded set of business skills laced with the kind of specialist knowledge that will prepare one to address the manpower requirement in the field of sports management. The MBA (Sports Management) not only focuses on theories and ideas but also concentrates on the actual applications.


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