Seminar on New Vaccines 2016

Sama co-organised a seminar New Vaccines: Why, Which, When in Delhi on 20-21 October 2016. The Seminar was envisaged as a dialogue between scientists, doctors, policy makers and members of the civil society. The co-organisers of the seminar included Jan Swasthya Sahyog, Chhattisgarh, the National Medical Journal of India, and Forum for Medical… Continue reading

Consultation: Bio(Medical) Economies Today

Sama organised a two-day International Consultation Bio(Medical) Economies Today: Understanding Issues of Ethics, Markets and Labour on the 29th and 30th May 2015 in Delhi. Also refer to:International Consultation on Bio EconomiesWhy Do Women Need a Medical Board to Sign-Off on Abortion?Regulation of Drug Trials: A National ConsultationInternational Consultation ConcludesConsultation on ‘New’… Continue reading

15th Anniversary of Sama

Sama celebrated its 15th Anniversary on 29 May 2015 surrounded by friends and well wishers in an evening of poetry, music and dance. Also refer to:PIL in Supreme Court by Sama and others10 years of SamaScreenings of Sama’s film on Surrogacy for…Community level Screenings of Sama’s film Can We see…Students… Continue reading

Regulation of Drug Trials: a national consultation

Here are some pictures of a national level Consultation on “Regulation of Drug Trials” held on September 26–27, 2011 in Delhi. The consultation was organised jointly by Sama, along with Low Cost Standard Therapeutics (LOCOST), Centre for Studies in Ethics and Rights (CSER), Drug Action Forum – Karnataka (DAF-K), All India People’s Science Network… Continue reading

Unravelling the fertility industry: An international consultation

Sama organised an international consultation on the commercial, economic and ethical aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technologies titled Unraveling the Fertility Industry: Challenges and Strategies for Movement Building in Delhi between 22 and 24 January 2010.   Also refer to:Unraveling the Fertility Industry: An international…Unravelling The Fertility Industry: Challenges and…International Consultation ConcludesInternational Consultation on… Continue reading

10 years of Sama

Sama celebrated its 10th anniversary on 23 January 2010. The celebration coincided with an international consultation that Sama organised on the commercial, ethical and economic aspects of assisted reproductive technologies in New Delhi between 22 and 24 January 2010. Also refer to:PIL in Supreme Court by Sama and others15th Anniversary… Continue reading