SKIMS Celebrates World Radiography Day
SRINAGAR: The Department of Radiodiagnosis SKIMS on Tuesday celebrated World Radiography Day with a theme “Radiographers at the forefront of patient safety” at Gandhi Bhawan Auditorium Kashmir University.
The event was organised on the eve of World Radiography Day in association with Indian Society of Radiographers and Technologists (ISRT) Srinagar Academic Club.
Director SKIMS Prof. Parvaiz Ahmad Koul who was the chief guest on the occasion complimented the organisers of the event.
In his address, he underscored the importance of Radiologists and Radiographers in patient care management and hoped that the deliberations of the event will benefit the participants.
“Radiographers and Radiologists are critical to diagnosis of the disease and any treatment is incomplete without them,” he said.
Dean Medical Faculty SKIMS Prof. Bashir Ahamd Laway, Prof. Irfan Robbani Principal SKIMS Medical College, Dr. Sheikh Riyaz, organising chairman of the event and HoD Radiology SKIMS MC Dr. Mohammad Farooq Mir also spoke on the occasion.
The speakers congratulated the organising committee for organizing the event.
During the event scientific sessions were conducted which were chaired by prominent scientists and academicians.
The scientific sessions covered varied topics of academic importance including Standard Operating Procedures in Radiology Department, Role of MRI technique to reduce motion of artifacts in Pediatric brain, Imaging in Pediatric radiology different future from the past.
The function concluded with a valedictory function in which guests and participants were felicitated. The event was participated by students and faculty from different institutions.
Besides, Prof. Feroz Shaheen HoD Radiodiagnosis and Imaging SKIMS and Organising secretary of the event Bilal Ahmad the special invitees from Indian Society of Radiographers and Technologists including Mohan Bhagwat Assistant Professor Jamia Hamdard University New Delhi, Anto Ramesh Delvi D. Chairman and Managing Director Radblox Healthcare Services Private Limited and Dr. C. Senthimal Selvian Assistant Prof. cum Research Safety Officer Department of Radiodiagnosis Puducherry were present on the occasion.