Come join us to learn about the
Nervous System, 
DNA and Biotechnology, RNA and Genetic code  


Nervous System – Part I

Saturday, February 27, 11.00 AM – 12.00 PM CST

Cells of the nervous system

Organization of the human nervous system

Clinical correlations, relevant neurological diseases

DNA and Biotechnology

Saturday, March 6, 11.00 AM – 12.00 PM CST

Nature of Genetic material and DNA structure

DNA replication; Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic

DNA repair

Recombinant DNA

Amplifying DNA using PCR

Environmental and Medical application

RNA and Genetic code

Saturday, February 13, 11.00 AM – 12.00 PM CST

Genetic Code

Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Expression

t-RNA and Ribosomes

Process of Translation

Gene Expression summary

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Our Team

Our experienced physicians and scientists will teach Biology (Anatomy/Physiology) and Biochemistry and will discuss clinical case studies and standardized test questions during the workshop!

Dr. Sounick Haldar

DuxVitae Advisor for Healthcare Careers

Dr. Sounick Haldar is a physician with experience in Internal Medicine as well as Clinical Pathology. He had worked as the Deputy Director of Medical Laboratory for 2 years at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Alabama, US. Prior to his Residency training, he had completed Master of Science (M.S.) in Biology with his thesis related to Molecular Biology and Neuroscience. He has also worked as a Visiting Associate Research Scientist at the prestigious Yale University. He has received numerous awards for his research work. He has taught Anatomy & Physiology to pre-med and pre-nursing students at Texas Woman’s University.


M.D., M.Sc. (U.S.A.), Internal Medicine (WRK. EXP.), Clinical Pathology

Dr. Leepika Sabnavis

DuxVitae Instructor

Dr. Leepika Sabnavis is a Research Scientist at Rice University and an Adjunct Faculty at the Lone Star community college. Prior to her engagement with Rice University, she was a Medical Center Fellow at Georgetown University. She has received her PhD degree in Genetics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology from Virginia Tech. She is the recipient of the patent titled “Hydroxy- and dicarboxylic -fat synthesis by microbes”. We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Sabnavis has joined the DuxVitae team as a Biochemistry and Genetics Instructor to coach students and help them successfully pursue a career in Healthcare and Life Science. 


Biochemistry, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology

Dr. Barnita Haldar

DuxVitae Instructor

Dr. Barnita Haldar is a Medical Scientist with an MD-PhD degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. She received her PhD degree from the University of South Alabama. She is an active member of AHA, ASBMB and APS. She is an Associate Physician Scientist at the Pro Bono EMS Pandemic Response Research Lab, sponsored by the Health Advocacy and Medical Exploration Society, Inc. and a Research Scientist at the Nano-Bio-Medicine laboratory of South East Missouri State University. She is the recipient of best presentation award by American Physiological Society.

Dr. Haldar has joined the DuxVitae team as a Anatomy, Physiology and Behavioral Science Instructor to coach students and help them successfully pursue a career in Healthcare and Life Science.


Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Molecular Biology