Liver Foundation, West Bengal

aspire to take science to society

Previous Events

Art For A Cause-Painting Exhibition of Dr. Kalyan Bose, Vice President of LFWB in association with Hyatt Regency, Kolkata at Topaz Hall of Hyatt Regency, Kolkata. A Charity Event- it was organized to raise funds for Institute of Liver Studies, Kolkata

July 21, 2010
Topaz Hall of Hyatt Regency, Kolkata

Inauguration of Baharampur Peripheral Center of LFWB and RHCP training at Baharampur. Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee, Project Director, LFWB and Dr. Nirmal Saha, eminent doctor of Baharampur were present at the ceremony

July 01, 2010

Inauguration of "Lakshyaved" - an initiative to guide students who are preparing themselves for Joint Entrance (Medical) Examination at Suri, Birbhum. Many eminent personalities like Shri Tushar Maharaj of Narendrapur Ramakrishna Mission, District Magistrate of Birbhum, District Magistrate of Dumka, Additional District Magistrate of Birbhum and Dr. Abhijit Chowdhury, Secretary of LFWB graced the occasion

April 01, 2010
Suri, Birbhum

Participation in 2nd Learning and Sharing Conference of BMSF at Beijing. Dr. Chandan. Kr. Sen, Medical Consultant and Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee, Project Director of LFWB presented the activity report and shared their future aspirations

March 01, 2010

Concert for Charity at Science City, Kolkata to raise funds for Institute of Liver Studies, Kolkata. Noted Vocalist Ustaad Rashid Ali and Eminent Sarod Player Amaan Ali Bangash performed for this noble cause

December 23, 2009
Science City, Kolkata

Kick-off Meeting of HCV Project at Science City, Kolkata. It was attended by Dr. S.K Acharya, Dr. Varghese Thomas, Dr. B.D Goswami, Dr. S.Sreenivas, Dr. A. Chowdhury, Dr. A. Konar, Dr. Kalyan Bose, Dr. A.Santra, Dr. Chandan. Kr. Sen, Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee and Ms. Phangisile Mtshali

December 01, 2009
Science City, Kolkata

A.R Rahman´s "JAI HO" Live-In Concert at Yuba Bharti Krirangan, Kolkata to raise funds for Institute of Liver Studies, Kolkata. It was his first performance in Eastern India after Oscar win

November 01, 2009
Yuba Bharti Krirangan, Kolkata

Press Conference of Mr. A.R Rahman at Hyatt Regency, Kolkata for official announcement of his "JAI HO" Live-In Concert at Kolkata

October 10, 2009
Hyatt Regency, Kolkata

Celebration of 4th Foundation Day at Town Hall, Kolkata. Noted Veteran Singer Shri Manna Dey was felicitated by LFWB. The program also saw the release of a music C.D of Manna Dey "Chorar Desher Khoje" for the children, the proceeds of which will be donated to LFWB

June 19, 2009
Town Hall, Kolkata

1st Anouncement of "Dr. Dhaniram Mandi Memorial Fellowship" at Town Hall, Kolkata. The First recipient of this fellowship was Mr. Asharul Hossain of Nadia District

June 01, 2009
Town Hall, Kolkata

Relief Work for AILA at Sunderbans along with Diarrhoea Management Camp. Medicines worth Rs. 10 lakhs were distributed free of cost

May 02, 2009

First successful Live-related Liver Transplantation in Eastern India at SSKM Hospital, Kolkata. The transplant was done for a 7 month old boy, Roshan Ali whose father is a mason. LFWB has taken up every initiative to support this historical event and since then manages the entire operational (both pre and post) expenses of the child

April 25, 2009
SSKM Hospital, Kolkata

Inauguration of Purulia Peripheral Centre of LFWB along with RHCP training

April 01, 2009

Participation in 1st Learning and Sharing Conference of BMSF at Beijing. Dr. A. Chowdhury, Dr. P.S Mukherjee and Dr. Saibal Majumdar represented LFWB

February 26, 2009

1st Seminar on Brain Death and Organ Donation at Kolkata Book Fair. Eminent personalities like Smt. Sukumari Bhattacharya, Writer & Social Activist; Shri Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya, Hon´ble Ex-Mayor of Kolkata Municipal Corporation, Dr. Trishit Bhattacharya, famous neurologist, Shri Braja Roy, Secretary of Ganadarpan spoke about the relevance and importance of organ donation in the current social scenario

February 01, 2009
Kolkata Book Fair

Inaugural Ceremony of "Saradish Roy Smriti Swasthya Bitan" at Nagori Village of Suri, Birbhum. The Foundation Stone was laid by Dr. Sujit. Kr. Bhattacharya, Additional Director of ICMR

January 01, 2009
Nagori Village of Suri, Birbhum

1st Chandrakant Patil Memorial Health Dialogue at the auditorium of Nilratan Sarkar Medical College Hospital. Speakers included Prof. Amartya Sen, Dr. K. Sreenath Reddy, President of Public Health Foundation of India, Prof. J. Mohan Rao of JNU, Delhi

December 25, 2008
the auditorium of Nilratan Sarkar Medical College Hospital

2nd Kolkata Liver Meeting was held at the Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Salt Lake, Kolkata. The theme this time was "Acute on Chronic Liver Failure". Speakers included Dr. Pere Gines (France), Dr. Andrew Burroughs (England), Dr. Rajiv Jalan (England), Dr. G. Garcia - Tsao (USA), Dr. Rajeswar Mukherji (UK)

December 16, 2008
the Eastern Zonal Cultural Centre, Salt Lake, Kolkata

Inauguration of Siliguri Peripheral Centre. Legendary Cricket Player Sourav Ganguly was present at the occasion

December 01, 2008
Siliguri Peripheral Centre

Fund Raising Program at Rotary Sadan, Kolkata to facilitate the liver transplant of Subhojit Pal, a 7 month old baby. Eminent artists like Srikanto Acharya, Lopamudra Mitra, Bikram Ghosh, Abhijit Bose performed in this concert, the sale proceeds of which were handed over to Subhojit Pal´s family

August 20, 2008
Rotary Sadan, Kolkata

LFWB received their 1st felicitation from Kolkata Reserve Bank Employee´s Cooperative Credit Society Ltd

August 01, 2008

Inauguration of Massanjore Peripheral Centre, along with free clinic facility for the underprivileged people of the locality. RHCP training also began from that day at Massanjore

July 01, 2008

1st Workshop on capacity building of Rural Health Care Providers Training (RHCP) at SSKM Hospital, Kolkata. Eminent Doctors, Social Scientists, Researchers, Journalists participated and shared their views about the training program

June 11, 2008
SSKM Hospital, Kolkata

Celebration of 3rd Foundation Day at Rotary Sadan Kolkata. The First Screening of the Health Documentary film on Liver Disease and Hepatitis B, by eminent film director Shri Buddhadeb Dasgupta productions was also held. Eminent doctors graced the occasion

June 02, 2008
Rotary Sadan Kolkata

1st Activity visit of LFWB by Ms. Phangisile Mtshali, Director of BMSF. She observed our activities for 3 days

May 11, 2008