An orientation program was organized to extend a warm welcome to new entrants of D. Parma, B. Pharma, M.Pharma & Pharma.D. on August 14, 2015 at 10.00 a.m. in the University Auditorium. The program was presided over by Prof. Devadesh Sharma, Registrar. The other dignitaries present on the occasion were Dr. P. N. Arora, Joint Registrar, Mr. Sudhanshu Dixit, RSM, Alkem Laboratories Ltd. New Delhi, Mr. Vineet Kumar, RSM, Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd., New Delhi and Mr. M. M. S. Pundir, RSM, Stedman Pharmaceuticals Ltd., Chennai.
The program started with lighting of the lamp and enchantment of Vandana to seek the blessings of Maa Saraswati. In his welcome address, Prof. K. K. Jha, Principal, Teerthanker Mahaveer College of Pharmacy elaborated the profession of pharmacy as an integral part of healthcare system. He called upon all the students and faculty to remain updated with concurrent researches and emphasized the use of Information Technology in current development in Pharmacy.
Prof. Devadhesh inspired the new entrants, to adopt this profession with passion and told that pharmacies with well organized practice can go a long way to ensure quality healthcare for the patient. Mr. Sudhanshu Dixit, Mr. Vineet Kumar & Mr. M. M. S. Pundir expressed their views on the scope and career opportunities for the competent pharmacists. In the same vein, Prof. S. P. Jain & Dr. P. N. Arora also motivated the students and asked them to shoulder the responsibilities including a range of care for patient. The program concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by a senior faculty member.