News & Events
- 20 January, 2015 : Lamp Lighting Ceremony of College of Nursing, AIIMS, BBSR
The second batch of B.Sc Nursing students of College of Nursing, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar had their Oath taking (Candle lighting Ceremony) on 20thJan 2015 at Mini Auditorium Complex, College of Nursing building, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. Lamp Lighting Ceremony is an auspicious occasion in every Nurses life. It is held in reverence to Florence Nightingale (fondly known as the lady with lamp) to encourage the new batch students entering into the Hospital in order to deliver the holistic care to the patients. On this Noble occasion, 57 B.Sc Nursing students took oath of Nursing Profession.
The ceremony was inaugurated by Chief Guest, Mrs Rajeswari Panda, Retd. Deputy Director, Dept. of Health, Govt. of Odisha and Institute founder Director, Dr. A.K. Mahapatra, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar presided over the ceremony. Dr. Vikas Bhatia, Dean, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar also addressed the nursing students and Mrs Dharitri Swain, HOD College of Nursing, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar welcomed the gathering.
Mrs Urmila Das, DNS, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar acknowledged the oath and Mr Nanda Kumar P, Asst. Professor, College of Nursing proposed the vote of thanks.
- 17 January, 2015 : First Modified Electro Convulsive Therapy at AIIMS, BBSR
A team of doctors from AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, consisting of Dr.Biswa Ranjan Mishra, Dr.Sukhdev Nayak, Dr. Debadatta Mohapatra with Psychiatry and OT nursing staff have performed the first Modified ECT in the department of Psychiatry, AIIMS, BBSR
- 26 December, 2014 : Workshop on Effective teaching through Micro-teaching and Feedback
Workshop on Effective teaching through Micro-teaching and Feedback was conducted under the Chairmanship of Prof. S.C. Mahapatra, Professor & Head, Dept of Physiology, AIIMS, BBSR, and organised by Dr.Pranati Nanda, Additional Professor, Dept of Physiology, AIIMS, BBSR. Prof. A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR also graced the occasion. The workshop was facilitated by Dr B.V. Adkoli, ExÔÇÉConsultant, Centre for Medical Education & Technology (CMET), AIIMS, New Delhi. The 24 participants were from various Medical colleges of Odisha, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar and AIIMS, Raipur.
- 13 December, 2014 : Visit of Chief Secretary to AIIMS, BBSR.
Shri. Gokul Chandra Pati, IAS and Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. He was received by Prof. A.K.Mahapatra, Director, Prof. Vikas Bhatia, Dean, Prof. Sushil Chandra Mahapatra and Prof. D.K.Parida. Mr. Pati reviewed progress of the institute. Director and Dean explained various developments and difficulties to Mr. Pati. He enquired about why the boundary wall of the residential campus has not been complete. Director showed him various important areas like Casualty, OT complex, ICU, CT & MRI machines. Chief Secretary expressed his desire to have regular interactions with various nodal agencies for better coordination.
- 12 December, 2014 : Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar attended state level programme on Gate Keeping with special reference to on Linkage & Convergence under ICPSas chief gu est.
Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar attended state level programme on Gate Keeping with special reference to on Linkage & Convergence under ICPSas chief gu est. This event was organized by SANYOG on 12th December 2014.
- 05 December, 2014 :
Patients Statistics, Department of Oncology, AIIMS, BBSR, June 2013 to November 2014
- 28 November, 2014 : Initiation of Labour Room (Delivery) Services in AIIMS Bhubaneswar
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, AIIMS Bhubaneswar conducted the first caesarean section on 28th April 2014. The Labour Room was officially started from 27th October 2014 and is manned round the clock by Senior Residents on duty and faculty on call with availability of paediatric, anaesthesia and blood bank services.
Till date, seven caesarean sections have been performed, three elective & four emergency. Induction of labour has been done for three pregnant ladies and two normal deliveries have also been conducted here. All mothers & babies are doing well. Vaccination of babies is being done in house.
The department is currently conducting delivery (caesarean/normal) for all cases booked in antenatal clinic and having regular antenatal check-up at AIIMS Bhubaneswar OPD.
- 15 November, 2014 : Observation of Cancer Awareness day (7th November 2014) & World Diabetes Day (14th November 2014) at Bhusandapur Hospital under Tangi Block.
Cancer awareness program and world diabetes day was celebrated on 15th November, 2014 in Bhusandapur Hospital, Tangi block, Khurda district, Odisha. This was attended by 46 ASHAs of Bhusandapur sector.
The gathering was attended by Dr Vikas Bhatia, Dean AIIMS Bhubaneswar, who delivered the welcome address. Dr. Sweta Singh, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics &Gynaecology, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar delivered a talk on cervical cancer and also announced providing cervical cancer screening services once fortnightly in the near future. Dr. Jyotiranjan Sahoo, briefed the audience regarding chronic diseases and their risk factors with special reference to Diabetes. Dr. Preetam Mahajan, Assistant professor, Dept of CFM also announced the beginning of Lifestyle modification and chronic disease control clinic once weekly in the same hospital starting from November 2014. The program ended with vote of thanks by Dr. Sourabh Paul, Senior resident, Dept. of CFM to the participants.
National Cancer Awareness Day along with College of Nursing on 7th November 2014, at AIIMS, BBSR campus.
The activities undertaken were:
- 07 November, 2014 : National Cancer Awareness Day was observed at AIIMS, BBSR
The Ministry of Health & FW, GOI has declared November 7 as National Cancer Awareness Day with the aims of making general public as well as health care providers of facts and fiction about cancer.
On this day, the Department of Oncology, AIIMS, BBSR took initiatives to make the students aware about Cancer, so that they can go back to the society and spread the message.
- 26 October, 2014 : First Autopsy conducted at AIIMS, BBSR
It is a great pleasure to inform that autopsy has started on 26th October 2014 in the Mortuary building of AIIMS, BBSR. This institute was the first among the new AIIMS to start this service. This will help 2nd Professional MBBS teaching. The centre will conduct more such autopsies which will help in teaching and practical experience before 2nd Professional examinations for 5th Semester students.
- 18 October, 2014 : The sixth CEMA (Course in Emergency Medicine at AIIMS) BLS (Basic Life Support) was organised by the Department of Anaesthesia and Critical care at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar.
The sixth CEMA (Course in Emergency Medicine at AIIMS) BLS (Basic Life Support) was organised by the Department of Anaesthesia and Critical care at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. There were 36 participants who got hands on training on Basic Life Support skills. The participants were mostly staff and students from LV Prasad Eye Institute, BBSR and a few members of the faculty, AIIMS, BBSR. Certificates were given away to the successful participants by Prof. A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR.
- 02 October, 2014 : Commencement of Autopsy Services at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology AIIMS, Bhubaneswar starts Autopsy facility at Mortuary from 02/10/2014 (on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti and the inception day of Swacha Bharat Mission by our Honourable Prime Minister of India).
- 02 October, 2014 : Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi's call for observing Gandhi Jayanti as Cleanliness Day, a CLEANLINESS DRIVE was organised at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
Following the Honourable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi's call for observing Gandhi Jayanti as Cleanliness Day, a CLEANLINESS DRIVE was organised at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar where the students, officers, members of the faculty, the Director and Dean participated in a rally with banners, through the Medical college and Hospital premises. Later, all took the cleanliness pledge and put-in efforts to keep the campus and surroundings clean and green.
- 23 September, 2014 : Rose Day was celebrated in the Department of Oncology, AIIMS BBSR
Rose Day was celebrated in the Department of Oncology, AIIMS BBSR on 23 Sept 2014. All the cancer patients were presented a rose bud, one smiley ball and snacks. This was a little effort on the part of the department to bring smile on face of cancer patients. Rose Day is celebrated in memory of Melinda Rose of Canada, a 12 year old girl who was diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer, but did not give up hope. In the remaining six months of her life, she made each day meaningful and touched the lives of those around her in a positive, unforgettable way.
- 21 September, 2014 : AIIMS, BBSR celebrated the second Annual Day.
21 Sept 2014: AIIMS, BBSR celebrated the second Annual Day, in a grand way. On this day in 2012, formal academic sessions started for our first batch of 50 MBBS students. This Annual day event, organised by the MBBS and BSc Nursing students of 2013 batch, had Literary inter-Medical College competitions: Poster making, On-line photography contest, Rangoli making, Medical Quiz, Debate, Sports and Cultural events. Ms Arti Ahuja IAS, Commissioner cum Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Govt of Odisha, was the Chief Guest for the event. The Institute Gold Medals for the students securing highest marks in various subjects were awarded by the chief guest. The event was followed by cultural programmes by the Students and members of the faculty and dinner for all.
- 13 September, 2014 : Prof. Namas Chandra visited AIIMS, BBSR
Prof. Namas Chandra visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar and discussed regarding collaborative project between AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, Institute of Trauma, New Jersey and IIT, Bhubaneswar, on designing an indigenous helmet.
- 10 September, 2014 :
Report of Afternoon specialty clinics at AIIMS Hospital
- 01 September, 2014 : CME on Sexual Assault Victim Examination
CME on Sexual Assault Victim Examination (C-SAVE: 2014) was organised by Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology and Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar at Mini Auditorium, Nursing College. The objective of the CME was to sensitise the Health care professionals regarding new guidelines and protocols of Medico-legal care for Survivors/ victims of sexual violence by MoHFW, Govt. of India.
Dr. M. K Mohanty, Additional Professor of the Department of FMT was the Organising Chairman, Dr. S. K Jena, Assistant Professor of O&G was the Organising Secretary, Dr. S. R Singh, Assistant Professor, FMT was the Jt. Organising Secretary & Treasurer, Dr. K Pushpalatha and Dr. Sweta Singh both Assistant Professors of O&G were the scientific Session Co-ordinators of the CME. The CME was awarded with four credit hours by Odisha Medical Council.
Prof. P. C. Mahapatra, Prof. & HOD, Department of O&G, SCB MCH, Cuttack was the Guest speaker for the CME. Prof Jagadeesh N Reddy and Mrs Sangeeta Rege from CEHAT were the resource persons.
- 30 August, 2014 : Basic Life Support Training for Faculty of MKCG Berhampur at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
A training Programme on Basic Life Support and emergency management for faculty from MKCG Medical College Berhampur was organised on the 30th August 2014. Twenty nine faculty including Professors and Associate Professors from various departments undertook this training over a period of 6 hours, with hands on.
Under the banner of CEMA (Courses on Emergency Management in AIIMS), Prof P.C. Mohanty, Prof Sukdev Nayak, Dr P. Bhaskar Rao, Dr E.T. Patro, Mr. Nanda Kumar Paniyadi, Dr Suresh Agarwal, Dr Bimal Sahu and Mr Bhima Surendra were the course trainers. Dr Swagata Tripathy was the course coordinator. Basic life support (BLS) is the level of medical care which is used for victims of sudden unconsciousness, cardiac arrest or any other life-threatening illnesses or injuries at the site of incident/accident, until they can be given full medical care or the patient reaches a hospital. It can be provided by trained medical personnel, including emergency medical technicians, paramedics, and by laypersons who have received BLS training. The course and training pattern was all appreciated highly by the attendees. At the end, certificates were distributed to the participants by Director and Dean of the institute.
Being an ongoing programme by the department of Trauma, Emergency Medicine & department of Anaesthesia jointly, the course is being extended in a phased manner and has already trained over a 100 participants till date.
- 26 August, 2014 : The 3rd Orientation Program for students of 2014 batch of MBBS and BSc Nursing
The third Orientation Program for students of 2014 batch of MBBS and BSc Nursing is being conducted at the Mini auditorium, Nursing College, AIIMS, BBSR from 26th to 28th August 2014. Eminent speakers from all walks of life delivered their speeches and held the audience spell bound. This orientation program is aimed at highlighting the role of ethics, spirituality and dedication to work in Medical profession.