Indian Association (IA)

The Indian Association strives to establish, promote, and maintain awareness of the cultures within the Indian Subcontinent and to facilitate the integration of students from the Indian Subcontinent into the UMB community.

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Aditya Jhajharia (Primary Senator)

Aditya is a postdoctoral researcher at the diagnostic radiology and nuclear medicine department in the school of medicine. He received his Ph.D. degree in the field of magnetic resonance from École Normale Supérieure (ENS) Paris, France in 2017. Before joining ENS, he did his graduation from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Mohali, India. Currently, his research is focused on dynamic imaging of carbon-13 labeled compounds using dynamic nuclear polarization (DNP) in vivo to investigate metabolic processes under both normal and pathologic conditions. Aditya is the USGA senator representing the Indian association and also, working as a Treasurer in the postdoctoral advisory committee (PDAC) at UMSOM.