Learn about genetics and changing the paradigm of modern-day healthcare by taking part in hands-on science activities.
The event will focus on elucidating the basic concepts of genetics to school children and how these concepts are changing the paradigm of modern-day healthcare.
Three to five school students (Classes 8 to 10; age 12 to 16 years) from each school interested in participating (based on expression of interest) will be eligible. Each school will be requested to send 1-2 staff members as the “mentors”.
The event will include discussions between school-teams, organisers and experts in the field. Interactive sessions; “fun-learn” games/quizzes revolving around genetics will follow.
IIT Kharagpur is easily accessible by roadways.
This event is free to attend.