Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University(BBAU)
The Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow is one of the premier central Universities in the country. The jurisdiction of this residential University is over the entire state of Uttar Pradesh. Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University is a Central University, established on 10 January 1996. The 250 acres of University campus, named ‘Vidya Vihar’, are located off the Raebareli road, about 10 kilometres south of Charbagh, the main railway station of Lucknow. One of the chief objectives of the University is to cater to, and promote, the educational needs of marginalized people, particularly the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes communities, and women. For more information visit www.bbau.ac.in
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI)
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences is a premier medical institution in India. It is a university, with a superspecialty hospital which provides high-quality health care in medical and surgical subspecialties, trains medical professionals in these specialized fields, and is engaged in high-quality medical research. For more information, visit www.sgpgi.ac.in
The Department of Gastroenterology at this Institute has been actively involved in care of patients with and research in viral hepatitis for more than 25 years.
The World Hepatitis Alliance (WHA)
WHA is a not-for-profit international umbrella non-governmental organisation registered in Switzerland. Membership is composed of over 200 organisations who work in the field of viral hepatitis, representing every region of the world. The organisation has members throughout South Asia. For more information visit www.worldhepatitisalliance.org
The Wellcome Trust is a global charitable foundation dedicated to improving health. They support bright minds in science, the humanities and the social sciences, as well as education, public engagement and the application of research to medicine. For more information visit www.wellcome.ac.uk