The Indian Immunology Society was established in 1972-73 with the aim of developing and expanding the subject of immunology through training and research. The purpose is to use immunology to fight the major health challenges in India
The IIS Membership has been growing steadily with about 1700+ members. IIS elections are held every 3rd year. The board of executives are from different states of India
Purpose of the society shall be to
(a) advance the knowledge of Immunology and related disciplines with special emphasis on human health problems of India, and
(b) to facilitate exchange of ideas & information amongst scientist working in different research areas of Immunology.
These objectives will be achieved through scientific meeting and publication of the society
Name of the Society :
Headquaters : Dept. of Biochemistry, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
Persons actively associated with the
application of immunology and/or research and development in this
or related fields are eligible for membership.Full membership is open
to both medical and
medical science graduates.
Life members : A member paying Rs. 4000/ - (Rupees four Thousand only )in lump sum in cash or demand draft in favour of Indian Immunology Society, shall be a life member of the Society.
Those desirous of becoming members of the Society shall apply in prescribed application form.
The Executive Committee of the Society shall have the right to decide the eligiblity of any applicant for membership and its decision shall be final in this matter. If the decision is not unanimous,it will be decided by votes.
Eminent Scientist and other very eminent people of India associated with the development of 'Immunology'and its application shall be invited to be the patrons of the Society Read More
IIS has a special interest in conducting various activities round the year