Webinar: National Doctors’ Day 2022

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By Sarkaritel July 2, 2022 11:21

Webinar: National Doctors’ Day 2022


● National Doctors’ Day observed in Hindu College on 1st July 2022 under the aegis DBT Star College Scheme and IQAC.
● The event was attended by the faculty and students from the partner institutions from Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, and Sikkim, under the Vidya Vistar Scheme.
● Students and faculty paid their tribute to Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy, a legendary physician.
● Webinar on ‘Fever and COVID-19’ and ‘World Without Cancer – Can We Achieve This!’
● Students expressed their gratitude by penning down heartfelt messages which were presented to the guest speakers after their lectures.

New Delhi, July 2 2022:  To commemorate the occasion of National Doctors’ Day, Hindu College, University of Delhi, under the aegis of DBT Star College Scheme and Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), organised a webinar for the students and the faculty.

The webinar was conducted in two sessions. Dr. Jatin Ahuja, Consultant, Department of Infectious Diseases, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, was the distinguished speaker for the first session. He shared his research on the topic ‘Fever and COVID-19.’

“COVID is not over yet. Wear masks. Every single person you meet can be potentially COVID positive,” Dr. Ahuja pointed out. Through his lecture, he made the participants aware of the measures to prevent and cure COVID-19. He discussed topics like seasonal flu, mucormycosis, among others.

The second lecture was delivered by Dr. Piyush Ranjan, Additional Professor, Department of Surgical Disciplines, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. The lecture was conducted on the topic, ‘World without Cancer – Can We Achieve This!’ He elaborated upon the symptoms and prevention of cancer. The sessions were followed by interactive question-and-answer rounds.

The online event was attended by the faculty and students from Hindu College, University of Delhi as well as the Nodal Officers of the Vidya Vistar Scheme from Khandu Government College, Arunachal Pradesh; North Kamrup College, Assam; and Nar Bahadur Bhandari Government College, Sikkim.

The webinar ended with a vote of thanks by Prof. Reena Jain, Vice Principal, Hindu College and Coordinator, DBT Star College Scheme. Expressing her gratitude, she said, “I thank all the doctors who have served the nation as well as the doctors we have lost during COVID while serving the nation. A big salute to the entire medical community for working for mankind.” She further invited them to the college for discussions with the faculty and students on similar topics.

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By Sarkaritel July 2, 2022 11:21