Mangaluru, Dec 01, 2023: “Doctors profession is a most noble profession owing to their relentless service to the humanity through professional excellence and personal sacrifice, hence they should live upto the expectations of their patients” opined Mangalore City Police Commissioner Sri. Anupam Agarwal. He was speaking as a chief guest during the installation ceremony of the new office bearers of Indian Medical Association Mangalore Branch held on 30.11.2023 at I.M.A Hall Mangalore. "Doctors and patients relationship is very special and cordial," he added. He also recalled the yeomen services rendered by the doctors during the Corona crisis period which is commendable. He also released the I.M.A monthly news bulletin “Medilore” on this occasion.
Chairman of the Kanachur Health Sciences Advisory Council Prof. Dr. Mohammed Ismail graced occasion as installation officer, in his address he dwelt in detail about the changing scenario in the medical field and health care delivery system. He urged the doctors to focus on advanced technology to deliver more cost effective healthcare solutions that is available, accessible and affordable. He wished the new team all the success in their future endeavors.
Prof. Dr. Ranjan in his acceptance speech assured to uphold the rich legacy left behind by his predecessor Prof. Dr. Venugopal and he sought the co-operation of all the members to implement successfully academic sessions medical workshops, healthcare and welfare projects drawn by his team during his tenure during the ensuring year.
Earlier out going president Prof. Dr. Venugopal presented a brief report of achievements during his tenure. Out going Secretary Dr. Archith Bolar presented the Annual report and out going treasurer Dr. Nanda kishore presented the annual financial accounts report. Newly elected treasurer Dr. Prashanth was present. Newly elected secretary Dr. Avin Alva proposed a vote of thanks. Dr. Ms. Adyashree compeered the program.