News & Events
- 07 August, 2014 : First Dead Body Donation at AIIMS, BBSR
AIIMS, BBSR received the first dead body donation from one patient, who had previously pledged his body, to the Organ Donation Unit of this Institute.
- 07 August, 2014 : A delegation of MLAs visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
A grand delegation of Shri Surjya Narayan Patro, Shri Praveen Chandra Bhanj Deo, Shri Bhujabal Majhi, Shri Pritiranjan Gharai, Shri Pramod Kumar Mallick, Smt. Raseswari Panigrahi, Smt. Rajashree Mallick, Smt. Nandini Devi, Smt. Tukuni Sahu, Shri Parsuram Dhada, Smt. Radharani Panda, Shri Krishna Chandra Sagaria, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar as a meeting and on-the-spot-visit of the Departmentally related Standing Committee-V, 2014-15 of the Odisha Legislative Assembly. They visite the lecture thaters, the various departments of the Academic Block, the Hospital Out Patients and Hospital Investigative services of AIIMS, BBSR.
- 06 August, 2014 : "World Organ Donation Day" was Observed at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
"World Organ Donation Day" was organized by the Dept. of Anatomy, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar at Lecture Theatre - 1, Academic Block. 71 volunteer body donors, who pledged to donate their body, were invited and the certificate was distributed to them. Prof. A K Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, Bhubaneswar inaugurated the program and spoke on "The need and present scenario in India". This was followed by lecture on Cornea donation by Dr. Anusha Venkataraman, Dept. of Ophthalmology and Lungs donation by Dr. P. R. Mohapatra, Dept. of Pulmonary Medicine. At the end, Prof. C. Mohanty, HOD Anatomy elaborated on the scarcity of body for the Anatomy practical classes and requested the existing donors for more campaigns. The program ended with vote of thanks to all the guests.
- 25 July, 2014 :
Hospital Report: January 2014-June 2014
- 20 July, 2014 : Continuing Dental Education (CDE) on "CAD-CAM Digital Dentistry" AIIMS, BBSR
The Department of Dental Surgery conducted a Continuing Dental Education (CDE) program on “CAD-CAM Digital Dentistry” on 20th July 2014. This CDE program is first of its kind in Odisha. A total of 74 dental professionals were participated in the program. Speakers from various dental and engineering specialties delivered lectures on CAD-CAM technology and its applications in various dental fields. It was discussed that the CAD-CAM technology provides consistent high quality anatomical details and accurate fitting of various prosthesis like implant abutments, copings, crowns, bridges and surgical guides etc. This technology saves valuable time and enables the doctors to provide better health care to the patients.
- 19 July, 2014 : Hon'ble Minister Health & FW, GOI Dr. Harshvardhan visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar
Hon'ble Minister Health & FW, GOI Dr. Harshvardhan visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar on 19 July 2014. He was received warmly by Director, AIIMS. He visited registration counter, various OPDs, CT scan, MRI, causality, inpatient service etc. In the afternoon, he visited the residential campus, went inside student hostel, dining hall etc. Later in the evening Honb'le minister interacted with students and faculty members separately.
- 15 July, 2014 : AIIMS Bhubaneswar celebrated the second foundation day.
To commemorate the laying of the foundation stone of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar on the 15th July, 2003 by the then prime minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, AIIMS Bhubaneswar celebrated the second foundation day, since the Institute’s inception in late 2012.
Shri Jugal Kishore Mahapatra, senior IAS officer and honourable Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha, who is also a member of the Governing Body and the Institute Body of AIIMS, BBSR, was the chief guest for the event. Dr.M.C.Mishra, Director, AIIMS, New Delhi, Dr.P.K.Julka, Dean, AIIMS, New Delhi, Dr.A.K.Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR, Dr.Vikas Bhatia, Dean, AIIMS, BBSR, Dr.D. K. Parida, Chairman, Organising Committee for Foundation day 2014, officers, members of the faculty, staff and students of AIIMS, BBSR also graced the occasion.
Following the lighting of the holy lamp, the Volume 3 Issue 2 of “Dhauli”, the quarterly newsletter of AIIMS, BBSR was released by the honourable guests on the dias. The award for the best student of MBBS 2013 was handed over to Ms.Sanhita Panigrahi, while Ms.Aayushi Jena was awarded the best student of BSc Nursing 2013 batch. The guests also planted trees in the AIIMS, BBSR lawns. This was followed by very interesting and lively academic sessions by our distinguished guests.
- 24 June, 2014 : Solar powered street lighting has been installed in AIIMS, Bhubaneswar campus as a Go-green initiative.
Solar powered street lighting has been installed in AIIMS, Bhubaneswar campus as a Go-green initiative. These lights have been installed at the main gate of the Academic Block, in front of the Medical college and in front of the Nursing college buildings.
- 24 June, 2014 : Shri. Jual Oram, Union Cabinet Minister for Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar.
Shri. Jual Oram, Union Cabinet Minister for Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. He addressed the members of the faculty and showed keen interest in meeting the members of Faculty Association of AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. Later, the Honorable minister visited the Oncology day care center in the Academic Block and the OPD, IPD, Central Laboratory, MRI, CT Scan and other facilities in the AIIMS, Bhubaneswar Hospital.
- 04 June, 2014 : 30 May - 3 June 2014: Dr K Pushpalatha, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, AIIMS, BBSR was the ASCO IDEA PC award winner.
Dr K Pushpalatha, Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, AIIMS, BBSR attended 50th Annual Meeting of American Society of Clinical Meeting (ASCO) held at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA. She attended the annual meeting as IDEA PC Award winner (International Development and Education Award in Palliative Care) of ASCO 2014.
The award was granted by Dr Charles Penley, Chair of Board of Directors, Conquer Cancer Foundation.
- 02 June, 2014 : Shri Sundeep Nayak, IAS, Joint Secretary, PMSSY, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar.
Shri Sundeep Nayak, IAS, Joint Secretary, PMSSY, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. He interacted with the members of the faculty of the Institute and showed his eagerness to know the progress made in various aspects.
- 13 May, 2014 : Shri Jugal Kishore Mohapatra, senior IAS officer and Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar.
Shri Jugal Kishore Mohapatra, senior IAS officer and Chief Secretary, Govt of Odisha, visited AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. The honorable Chief Secretary is also a member of the Governing Body and the Institute Body of AIIMS, BBSR. He interacted with the members of the faculty of the Institute in the presence of the Director, Dean, Financial Advisor, Superintendent Engineer and other Administrative officers.
- 12 May, 2014 : Staff and students of College of Nursing, AIIMS BBSR observed "Nurses Day"
All Nursing staff and students of AIIMS Bhubaneswar observed "Nurses Day" at the Mini Auditorium in the College of Nursing. To commemorate this event, here was a Panel discussion on "Nurses: A Force for Change, A Vital Resource for Health". The Director AIIMS, Bhubaneswar was the chief guest in the event, and during his speech remembered Florence Nightingale's dedication, commitment and compassion and care for the sick and aged. The event was followed by cultural program by the staff nurses and students of college of nursing, AIIMS, BBSR.
- 10 May, 2014 : Course on Emergency Management in AIIMS (CEMA): CME and hands on workshop on Basic Life Support.
One day "Course on Emergency Management in AIIMS" (CEMA) CME and hands-on workshop on was conducted at AIIMS, Bhubaneswar. This course includes Basic Life Support, Mask Ventilation, management in special circumstances etc. so as to enable all participants to manage sudden cardiopulmonary arrest and other similar situations.
- 05 May, 2014 : AIIMS Bhubaneswar Hospital started "Private room" facility for patients.
AIIMS Bhubaneswar Hospital started "Private room" facility for patients.
- 07 April, 2014 : World Health Day celebrated at AIIMS, BBSR
7th April of every year is celebrated as World Heath Day to mark the birth anniversary of World Health Organization. The world health day 2014 with the theme of “Prevention of Vector Borne Diseases” was celebrated with an exhibition of health educational material on important vector borne disease in Odisha i.e., Malaria, Filaria and Dengue and screening two educational films on prevention of Malaria and Filaria in odiya language which are important public health issues in Odisha. Guest lecture on “Malaria Control in India and Odisha and National Malaria Drug Policy” was delivered by Dr MM Pradhan, Dy Director of Health Services, NVBDCP, Govt of Odisha. Dr Vikas Bhatia, Dean talked on importance of Vector Borne Diseases. Dr AK Mahapatra, Director, AIIMS, BBSR reflected upon vector borne diseases importance since independence. The guest lecture and discussions were attended by faculty members, resident doctors and students of the institute.
- 07 April, 2014 : Non-Communicable Diseases Prevention Clinic started at AIIMS, BBSR
The department of Community Medicine and Family Medicine started NCD Prevention Clinic on 7th April 2014 coinciding with the closure of World Health Day 2013 which had the theme “Silent killer, global public health crisis – Control your Blood Pressure”.
The clinic is aimed to prevent of common non-communicable diseases such as Diabetes, Hypertension and Obesity. The clinic shall address the common behavioral risk factors of non-communicable disease namely unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, stress and tobacco by primary prevention principles (Health Education and Health Promotion). The physiological risk factors of non-communicable diseases hypertension, high blood sugar, hyper cholesterolemia and obesity shall targeted by the secondary prevention principles (early diagnosis and appropriate treatment). Any person of age more than 40 years or with family history of common non-communicable diseases shall be screened and appropriate evidence based management shall be initiated. The services in the clinic shall be available in all days of the week.
- 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