Second MBBS Alliance for Research and Training-SMART-2015

The School of Para-clinical Medical Sciences has conducted the National level activity of “Second MBBS Alliance for Research and Training”, SMART-2015 on the 26th of August 2015 at D.Y. Patil Medical College Kolhapur. A total of 314 student delegates were registered for this one day event.

The event was inaugurated by Dr. Santosh Kakade the Chief Guest of the inauguration function. This was followed by the presidential address by Prof. Dr. S.H. Pawar, Vice-Chancellor of D.Y. Patil University. Thereafter the guest lecture by the Dr. Santosh Kakade on the topic of “Legal Boundaries of Medical Practice” discussed in detail. The legal issues of practicing Medicine and it was very informative for the students as well as the faculty members.

The overall event organization and Guest Lecture Invitation was looked after by the department of Forensic Medicine whereas the student activities in form of Essay competition was Organized department of Pathology, Poster Presentation by the department of Microbiology and lCMR-STS presentations by the department of Pharmacology. All the Teaching faculty, non teaching staff and the students of Second M.B.B.S. were actively involved in making this event a success.

Later in the evening a panel discussion was organized on ways to inculcate research in the Young medical graduates so as to boost medical research output of India.

The Chief Guest of the valedictory function was Dr. Arun Chougule, Dean, Faculty of Para-Medical sciences at Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, who shared  his views on medical research with the delegates before giving away the prizes to the winners. All the events were appreciated by the students and the faculty who already were looking forward to attend the second M.B.B.S. student activity next year.