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---by Anita Mehta, Ahmedabad, India

With deep sorrow, we note the sad demise of eminent Pharmacologist Prof . O .D . Gulati, former President of Indian Pharmacological society, former Professor Dean at Govt . Medical college, Baroda and P .S . Medical college, Karamsad, Dist . Anand, who left for his heavenly abode on February 23, 2012 .

We, Pharmacology Department at L . M . College of Pharmacy, remember his high degree of leadership qualities as Researcher, Philosopher and Guide . It is an irreparable loss to the pharmacology profession .

May the departed soul rest in peace…

Editor’s note – we received many other memorials to Prof. Gulati including the following:

It and deeply grieved and giving this news with heavy heart that my mentor, guide, philosopher and a great teacher Dr . Om Dutt Gulati who has been one of the great pharmacologists of the country, Bhatnagar Awardee, passed away today after a brief illness .

May his soul rests in peace,

Yours sincerely,
Prof. Ramesh K. Goyal,
Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies

Please accept my heart felt condolences and convey the same to thefamily of Dr . Om Dutt Gulati .

With best regards,

Prof. N. K. Ganguly
New Delhi, India

I am deeply grieved to hear of the sad demise of Dr . O D Gulati, the doyen of Indian Pharmacology . He was a great man, most humble, did not involve in politics and devoted his life to research, teaching and helping pharmacologists of our country . Dr . Gulati never missed any IPS Conferences and was a great source of inspiration . It is a big loss to all those who knew him .

Professor S K Gupta, New Delhi

Obiatuary of our beloved Dr O D Gulati is going to be displayed in our Feb journal and web site of the society . With regards

Prof T K Mandal
General Secretary, IPS

Dr . Gulati was a pioneer of autonomic pharmacology and I always appreciated his work . He was a source of inspiration to very many scientists in India

Dr. Naranjan S Dhalla
Winnipeg, Canada

World-renowned Research Centre renamed

St-Boniface Hospital honoured Winnipeg visionary and philanthropist Paul Albrechtsen by renaming its Research Centre the St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre. The Centre is the global headquarters of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences where our Dr. Naranjan Dhalla was the founder of the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences.

He was interviewed recently by the American Physiological Society's for their "Living History Program.

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3rd Harold Buchwald Lecture by Dr. Sharon Mulvagh, Mayo Clinic, Rochester


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