Doctors’ Day celebration by IMA Alibag branch.
On 1st July 2014,”Doctors’ Day” IMA Alibag arranged Blood Donation camp in association with Raigad Medical Association. In the morning at 9 am in the presence of Dr.Ajit Gawali, Civil Surgeon, Alibag many doctors donated blood. Some medical representatives and staff from medical stores also donated blood. As there was shortage of blood 10 days back 10 IMA members had already donated blood. About 40 bottles of blood was collected. BTO Dr. Gosavi and his staff did excellent work.
In the evening a Doctors’ Day function was arranged in the Hotel Sunglow, Alibag which was attended by almost 45 doctors. Dr.Rajashree Chandorkar compered the entire session.
Dr.Nabar,President IMA Alibag welcomed the delegates and spoke about the importance of Doctors’ Day.
Senior doctors from IMA Alibag, Dr Vilas Patil, Dr Ashok Baikerikar, Dr(Mrs) Shobha Baikerikar and Dr.Ashok Mane were felicitated. DR.K.Y.Kulkarni spoke a few words about Dr.Vilas Patil.
Dr.Vinayak Patil spoke about Dr. Baikerikar couple and Dr.Ajit Gawali,Civil Surgeon,Alibag spoke about Dr.Mane and DR.Baikerikar.
A short film of 8 minutes produced by Dr.Krishna Badgire was shown to audience. It was on the incidences of violence against doctors and was well appreciated.
Last session was a talk on “ Conversational Techniques for better Patient Communication” by Dr.Dipak Kulkarni, Dermatologist from Panvel.
Dr.Vinayak Patil, IMA secretary gave vote of thanks.