About us

About Us

Asian Research & Training Institute for Skill Transfer (ARTIST) is a premier institute for learning , research and Skill transfer based out of Bangalore, engaged in capacity building to improve the competencies of Obstetrics & Gynaecologists (ObGyns) and healthcare providers in India.

Under the leadership of Dr Hema Divakar , Chairman and CEO and Dr. Divakar G.V, the Managing Director of ARTIST, the institute has a mission to offer cost-effective training without a compromise on quality, through onsite teaching at Skill Gurukool and blended skill transfer programmes through digital platform.

Who We Are?

A Group Of Expert Healthcare Professionals, Leaders Of Professional Organization's (National And International) Key Opinion Makers, Researchers And Academicians, Leading Clinicians In Practice - This Is The Mix Of The Best Resources Under One Umbrella.

We impart skill transfer training throughtout the country

Our Mission
  • Raise awareness of disease prevention and early detection through access to information, health and change of mindset.
  • Expand professional capabilities in healthcare, scientific research, technology.
  • Empower women and youth
  • Improve access to innovative and equitable healthcare solutions.
  • Build advocacy to address health, social and economic challenges.
  • Journey towards wellness through Quality healthcare delivery.
    Transforming the future of womens's healthcare. through Digital Skill Transfer
Our Approach
ARTIST focuses on activities that will contribute towards the Sustainable Development Goals as outlined by the United Nations.
To achieve our goals we develop and implement coherent strategies, result-oriented programs and initiatives, provide grants to support projects and help raise funds, as needed. The basis of our work are long-term partnerships with local, regional and global experts and international organizations as well as Governments and academia
Our Motivation
Our people are motivated by not only doing well but also by doing good. For us, responsibility for communities in which we operate - locally and globally - is an integral part of who we are. We focus our activities on those areas where we can leverage our competencies to help making people’s lives better. Because of our deep expertise in Healthcare addressing related health challenges and advancing people’s lives through technology are the cornerstone of ARTIST strategy. By creating The platform through ARTIST , DIVAKARS and TEAMS from ASIAN Countries are not only combining many of its CSR activities under one roof, but also considerably expanding its scope and reach to address the health, social and economic challenges of the 21st century.
Thrust Areas Of Artist
Technical assistance resource centre to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
  • Maternal Nutrition (MN)
  • Preconception nutrition
  • DIABETES in pregnancy
  • Promoting healthy diets
  • PARIVARTAN campaign
  • Operational feasibility: MN service package
  • Policy briefs and peer-review papers
  • DIABETES in pregnancy
  • Promoting healthy diets
  • Poster presentations
  • NCD
Capacity Building
  • Trainings (Manyata)
  • Capsular courses on COVID Preparedness
  • Continuing Learning
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Lifestyle Courses
  • PCOS
  • Infertility
  • Contraception
Outreach Programmes
  • Preventive Health Camps
  • Health & Hygiene programmes in schools
  • Anemia Detection
  • Eat Right Mela
  • DD Programme
  • Videos/ Films
Collaborations & MoUs established

HLFPPT, KARUNA TRUST, PSI, ECHO INDIA, FOGSI, OMNICURIS, COVID COLLAB, SWASTI, Government Organisations, Academic Institutes and Development Partners