The white coat ceremony for the MBBS Admission Batch 2019, was held in the Auditorium of Teerthanker Mahaveer University (TMU) on 7th September, 2019. The purpose of having the white coat ceremony was to adorn the white coat (Apron) to the newly admitted batch (Batch 2019) and formally induct these undergraduate students in the medical fraternity and also to help them realize the importance of the white coat.
The Chief Guest for the day was Honorable Shri Suresh K Khanna Ji (Honorable Minister of Finance, Parliamentary Affairs and Medical Education). the other dignitaries included Honorable Chancellor of TMU, Shri Suresh Jain Ji, Shri Arvind Goyal Ji (Honorable Visitor TMU), Shri Jaipal Singh Vyast (MLC, Barielly), Shri Vishesh Gupta (Chairman, State Child Rights Protection Commission), Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh Chunnu (MLA, Kanth), Shri Vinod Agarwal (Mayor, Moradabad), Shri Hari Om Sharma (District President, BJP Moradabad), Shri Mahendra Gupta (City President, BJP Moradabad), Honorable Group Vice Chairman of TMU, Shri Manish Jain Ji.
The event was also marked with the presence of Honorable Vice Chancellor of TMU, Prof. R.K. Mudgal, Director (Administration) ? Shri Abhishek Kapoor, Director (Corporate Affairs) ? Shri Rajesh Verma, Director (Admission and Fianance) ? Shri S.P. Jain, Medical Superintendent &Vice principal of TMMRC ? Dr. Ajay Pant, Vice Principal of TMMCRC ?Dr. S.K. Jain. The event was also marked by the presence of Additional Dean (Academics) ? Dr. N Huda, Deputy Medical Supd?t ? Dr. V.K. Singh, Coordinator MEU ? Dr. Prithpal Singh Matreja, Prof & HOD of Department of Pathology Dr. S Dutta, Professor ? Department of Pathology ?Dr. Seema Awasthi, Members of Medical Education Unit and Professor?s & Associate Professors of TMMCRC.
The event was also marked by the presence of Principals of TMCOP & CCSIT, and attended by the faculty of Medical College and Hospital.The MBBS students of First year and Final year also attended the event.
The anchoring of the event was done by Prof (Dr.) Seema Awasthi (Pathology Department).The event began with presenting a token of love to the dignitaries on the podium, followed by Saraswati vandana. The introduction of event and dignitaries was done by Dr. Seema Awasthi who also highlighted the role of the ceremony which included inducting the students into the medical fraternity. Prof Ajay Pant and Prof. R K Mudgal emphasized that white coat also carries a sense of moral duty and obligation to the profession as well as society. Honorable Chancellor of TMU, Shri Suresh Jain Ji ? highlighted the fact that TMU was one of the best private medical college in the northern, eastern and western region of India, and addressed to the parents of First year Students that you have given us your Children and we would put in all our effort to give back to you professional and competent doctors.
The Chief guest of the Event Shri Suresh K Khanna Ji, highlighted that serving the human society is the biggest religion for a doctor (he/she is considered next to god, He also highlighted the teaching of Abraham Lincoln, Mahatma Gandhi and Rabindra Nath Tagore in his speech. Shri Khanna Ji also laid emphasis on the deficit in trained medical staff and need for health care in his address.
The Ceremony was followed by adorning the white coat to the first year batch by the dignitaries as well as faculty of TMMCRC, followed by their brief introduction. The event concluded with the National Anthem and Vote of Thanks by Dr. Najmul Huda.