News & Events
- 22 March, 2014 : MRI Scanner (1.5 Tesla) was inaugurated by Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar.
MRI Scanner (1.5 Tesla) was inaugurated by Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar. Now the Department of Radio-diagnosis of AIIMS, BBSR is well equipped with X-Ray equipment (Computed Radiography & Digital Radiography), Ultrasonography with Colour Doppler and advanced imaging modalities such as 64 slice CT, 1.5 Tesla MRI Scanner with 48 channels and a Picture Archival and Communication (PAC) system.Now CT angiography, MR angiography & MRI spectroscopy are possible in the Department.
- 19 March, 2014 : Prof.A.K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR has been felicitated by the Puri club
Prof.A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR has been felicitated by the Puri club, on their 86th Foundation day for his outstanding contribution to society and curriculum.
- 15 March, 2014 : Holi celebrated by faculty members of AIIMS Bhubaneswar
Faculty members celebrated colourful holi was celebrated at guest house AIIMS Bhubaneswar
- 26 February, 2014 : All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar was inaugurated
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar was inaugurated by Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad, Hon’ble Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India and Shri Naveen Patnaik, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha on 26th February 2014. The event had the blessings of Shri Srikant Kumar Jena, Hon’ble Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers and Statistics & Programme Implementation, Shri Prasanna Kumar Patasani, Member of Parliament, Shri RC Khuntia, Member of Parliament, Shri Lov Verma, Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Shri Sundeep Kumar Nayak, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. Shri Azad congratulated the founder Director Dr AK Mahapatra, Faculty Members, Staff and Student to be part of the historical event. Shri Naveen Patanaik Ji assured commitment from state government for any form of support and cooperation.
- 22 February, 2014 : MBBS 2012 batch organized Fresherâ€™s Party to welcome MBBS 2013 Batch
MBBS 2012 batch organized Fresher’s Party to welcome MBBS 2013 Batch. 22nd February 2014, at AIIMS, BBSR. Students performed several solo and group performances. Sanal Babu and Ipsita Patra of MBBS 2013 batch won Mr. and Miss Fresher award respectively.
- 17 February, 2014 : 13th - 16th, 2014: The 21st International Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care organized at AIIMS Bhubaneswar.
The 21st International Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC) was jointly organised by AIIMS, Bhubaneswar, AHRCC, Cuttack and KIIT University, Bhubaneswar from Feb 13-16, 2014 under chairman ship of Professor Sukdev Nayak, Head, Department of Anesthesiology, AIIMS Bhubaneswar. Around 550 delegates including 75 from overseas attended this coonference. Three simultaneous workshops were conducted at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar on 13th February for Nurses, Doctors and volunteers Professor Jan Stjensward, the emeritus chief of Cancer & Palliative care of WHO was the chief Guest, and Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director AIIMS Bhubaneswar was the Guest of Honour.
The conference was conducted on February 14-16, 2014 at the main convention centre of KIIT University. The conference was inaugurated by Dr Jan Stjensward by lighting the lamp. Directors of Regional Cancer Centers from Guwahati, Kolkata, Cuttack, Delhi and Trivandrum were also present. Professor Ilora Finlay, the chief of the Department of Palliative medicine, Cardiff University, UK; a member of British Parliament (House of Lords) released the souvenir published on the occasion. Prof AK Mahapatra was the guests of Honour.
Prof Sanjay Das, Prof SC Mahapatra, Prof Kanishka Das, Prof Prasant Raghab Mohapatra and Dr Pranati Nanda also took part in the scientific deliberations as Chair persons. Dr. Sanjay Das, Dr Swagata Tripathy and Dr K Pushplata presented invited lectures.
- 15 February, 2014 : CME on "Recent Advances in Oncology"
CME on “Recent Advances in Oncology” was organised by Department of Radiation Oncology, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. The program was inaugurated by Prof. G.K. Rath, Chief, Rotary Cancer Hospital, AIIMS, New Delhi & Mr. Prakash Mishra, IPS, DG, Police, Odisha in presence of Prof. A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS. Prof. D.K.Parida, Head of Radiotherapy was the Organising Chairman for the function and Dr. Saroj Kumar Das Majumdar was the Organising Secretary.
Amongst the Guest Speakers most prominent ones were Prof. S.C. Sharma, PGIMER, Chandigarh, Prof. Rajiv Sarin, Director, ACTREC, Mumbai, Dr. P.K.Das Sharma, Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB), BARC, Mumbai, Prof. S.K.Giri, Director & Prof. S.N.Senapati from AHRCC, Cuttack. Prof. Rajiv Sarin highlighted the importance of genetic signature for cancer and put stress on having a full fledged Cancer Family Registry. Prof. S.C. Sharma and Prof. SVS Deo from AIIMS, New Delhi delivered talk on Breast cancer.
Finally Prof. D.K.Parida highlighted the activities undertaken by the oncology department, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar including Cancer Family Registry, Cancer Education And Learning (CEAL), Oncology Day Care facility, and combined cancer clinics like Head and Neck cancer, Lung cancer, Lymphoedema clinic.
- 04 February, 2014 : WHO World Cancer Awareness Day celebrated in AIIMS Bhubaneswar
AIIMS Bhubaneswar celebrated WHO World Cancer Awareness Day on 4th Feb 2014. Govt. of India this year has adopted 4 Feb as National Cancer Day. The purpose of this day is to make public aware about various cancers. 40-50% cancers are tobacco related and 15% are infective. These cancers are totally preventable. On this day the department of Oncology organized a street march by the students and faculty members, Poster Competition amongst students, Prize distribution and Interaction with patients. Dr. A.K. Mahapatra, Director distributed certificate and cash prize to top three students.
- 04 February, 2014 : Saraswati pooja was organized in hostel campus by AIIMS Bhubaneswar
Saraswati pooja was organized in hostel campus by AIIMS Bhubaneswar students on the occasion of Basant panchmi.
- 27 January, 2014 : College of Nursing, AlIMS Bhubaneswar celebrates oath taking and lamp lighting ceremony
College of Nursing, AlIMS Bhubaneswar celebrates oath taking and lamp lighting ceremony for first batch of BSc Nursing Students on 27th January 2014. Dr. Laksmi Rana was invited as chef guest. Dr. A.K. Mahapatra, addressed the addressed the gathering. Faculty members of AIIMS Bhubaneswar and students attended the ceremony
- 26 January, 2014 : Republic Day celebrated in AIIMS Bhubaneswar
Republic Day celebrated in AIIMS Bhubaneswar. Dr A. K Mahapatra hoisted the National flag whicg was followed by National anthem. Dr. A.K. Mahapatra addressed the gathering of students faculty and staff members briefly informing what AIIMS Bhubaneswar has achieved till now. Flag hoisting ceremony was followed by sweets distribution.
- 16 January, 2014 : National Road Safety Week celebrated at AIIMS Bhubaneswar
The 25th National Road Safety Week was celebrated at AIIMS Bhubaneswar on the 15th and 16th January 2014 in a novel way. Department of Trauma and Emergency Medicine along with from other departments involved in road safety and trauma care (Community Medicine, Anaesthesia and General Surgery) an endeavour was made to spread the message in a fun filled educational manner.
A faculty quiz on the 15th Jan 2014 led to a healthy discussion about the problems plaguing present traffic scenario like lane violation and lack of appropriate hand signals. Their solutions like increasing awareness with educational drives and hefty penalty fines were also discussed.
A series of competitions among the 200 medical and nursing students of AIIMS Bhubaneswar on the 16th Jan 2014 included a slogan writing contest, quiz and elocution competition.
- 23 November, 2013 : School Education Programme on "World COPD Day 2013"
The Department of Pulmonary Medicine, AIIMS Bhubaneswar, organized School education programmes in two of the nearby schools on the occasion of “World COPD Day 2013”.
Dr. Sourin Bhuniya and Dr. Manoj Kumar Panigrahi from the Pulmonary Medicine department went to D.A.V. School, Kalinga Nagar and St. Xavier’s School, Khandagiri on 21st and 23rd November 2013 respectively and educated the students of standard IX, X and XI about the causes of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary disease, its prevention and hazards of smoking. The students took active part in the interaction and were very enthusiastic about passing on the message to the community.
- 20 November, 2013 : 'WORLD COPD DAY 2013' AT AIIMS BHUBANESWAR
The Department of Pulmonary Medicine observed “World COPD Day” at AIIMS Bhubaneswar with the theme “It’s not too late”, on 20th November, 2013. A short Symposium on COPD was organized in the afternoon which was attended by the Faculty, Resident doctors and students of AIIMS Bhubaneswar and few Physicians from other hospitals of the city. Prof. Ashok K. Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar delivered the welcome address.
Dr. Narayan Mishra, former Professor & Head, Pulmonary Medicine, MKCG Medical College, Berhampur, Odisha and past President of Indian Chest Society was the Guest Speaker for the Symposium. Other speakers were the Faculty members from the Department of Pulmonary Medicine, AIIMS Bhubaneswar. Various important issues in COPD like its burden, causes, systemic effects, current trends in management and prevention with special emphasis on smoking cessation were discussed in the Symposium. The District Magistrate of Khorda was also kind enough to be present at the occasion as a special guest.
A series of activities including patient education on COPD, screening of COPD by Spirometry and distribution of leaflets with information on COPD to all the patients during OPD hours, were carried out throughout the week on this occasion to spread awareness about COPD. Community outreach programmes in the form of educating the students of some nearby Schools on COPD and hazards of smoking were also doneon this occasion.
- 11 November, 2013 : The Department of Community and Family Medicine organized a Biostatistics workshop with hands-on training in SPSS
The Department of Community and Family Medicine organized a “Biostatistics workshop with hands-on training in SPSS” from 11th to 13th November 2013. It was inaugurated by Dr. A. K. Mahapatra, Director AIIMS Bhubaneswar and attended by participants from the institute as well as from other medical colleges in Odisha and the neighouring states. Dr. Vikas Bhatia, Dean cum Head of the Department of Community and Family Medicine was the Organizing Chairman and Dr. Sonu H Subba, Additional Professor was the Organizing Secretary. For the first two days of the workshop, there were 45 participants and 22 attended on the third day for advanced statistics. The resource persons were from the institute as well from Delhi AIIMS, Manipal, Kanataka and AIIMS Raipur.
There was active participation from the attendees in the workshop and their feedback was positive with demand for regular workshops of such nature in the future.
- 09 November, 2013 : The Department of Anatomy, AIIMS, BBSR, organised the 26th Annual Conference of ASI, Odisha Chapter-2013
The Department of Anatomy, AIIMS, BBSR, organised the 26th Annual Conference of Anatomical Society of India, Odisha Chapter-2013, on 9-Nov-2013 at Academic Block AIIMS, BBSR.
Anatomists and faculties from other disciplines participated in the conference. Prof. Sureswar Mohanty from IMS& SUM Hospital was the chief guest of the conference, and he highlighted the importance of anatomy in medical curriculum.
Two scientific sessions were held in which a good numbers of scientific papers were presented. A pre-conference CME on the topic “Updates in Sectional Anatomy-A radiological Approach”was held in the morning. It was Innagurated by Prof.A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR and Dr.Nagarajan K., (AIIMS, BBSR), Dr Manoranjan Mohapatra (KIMS,BBSR), Dr Ranjan Kumar Sahoo(IMS & SUM, BBSR) and Dr.Bikash Agrawala (Apollo,BBSR) were the resource persons for this CME.
The conferene ended with the GB Meeting in which different issues i.e. the venue for next conference, new office bearers, other agenda of the association were discussed.
- 09 November, 2013 : The Dept of CM & FM organized a health camp at village Haridamada, Dist. Khorda
A health camp was organized by the department of Community Medicine & Family Medicine, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar in collaboration with CHC, Mendhasala and FPAI on 9th November 2013 at Haridamada village under Khurda district. Specialist from all major disciplines like O&G, Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and PMR of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar participated in this camp. Points of care laboratory services were provided by FPAI. In addition to health check up, hands on training for MBBS students on their technical and managerial skills required to manage a health camp also given. Students also enacted a role play on hypertension to create awareness among villagers.
A total of 215 health checkups were done which includes patients from all ages and of both sex. The health camp linked community based teaching to service provision by AIIMS, Bhubaneswar to the unreached.
- 03 November, 2013 : Student celebrating Deepawali at their hostel at AIIMS Bhubaneswar
Student celebrating Deepawali at their hostel at AIIMS Bhubaneswar
- 09 October, 2013 : First Institute Body Meeting of AIIMS Bhubaneswar held. AIIMS Bhubaneswar
Institute body after its constitution on 2nd July 2013 met first time on 9th October 2013 at Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi. AIIMS Bhubaneswar president Honorable Minister of Health and Family Welfare Shri Gulam Nabi Azad chaired the meeting.
- 24 September, 2013 : 20th - 21st, 2013: AIIMS, Bhubaneswar celebrated the first Annual Day
AIIMS, Bhubaneswar celebrated the first Annual day amidst much fun-fare on the 20th and 21st September, 2013. The event was graced by eminent personalities. The Gold medals for the highest scorers in the MBBS batch of 2012, in the subjects of Anatomy, Biochemistry and Physiology were given away in this event. There were cultural, sports, rangoli and quiz events organized by the members of the faculty, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar with participants from various medical colleges of Odisha.
|Anagha Menon, student of MBBS 2012 batch, receiving the Gold medals from the Director, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
||The guests of honor at the dias, during Annual Day celebrations
|The participants in Annual day programme
||The Nursing College Building beautifully lit-up at night
|The Rangoli, prepared by the various participants of the Annual Day celebration