Anantnag, November 9, 2023: The Department of Radiology at Government Medical College Anantnag organized a spectacular event to commemorate World Radiology Day at MMABM Hospital, Janglatmandi Anantnag. The event featured a series of engaging segments and was honored by the presence of Dr. Anjum Farhana, the Principal of GMC Anantnag, who served as the esteemed chief guest.
Dr. Anjum Farhana, the chief guest, kicked off the event with an enlightening keynote address. She emphasized the pivotal role of radiology in modern medicine, its impact on diagnosis and patient care, and the need for continuous advancement in this field to meet evolving healthcare demands.
Dr. Saiqa Shafi, the Head of the Radiology Department, provided a comprehensive overview of the department’s notable achievements, ranging from innovative diagnostic techniques to exceptional patient care. She also candidly discussed the challenges faced, emphasizing the department’s commitment to overcoming them while ensuring the highest standards of care and safety.
A Senior radiologist and spokesperson for GMC Anantnag, Dr Owvass H Dar took the stage to highlight the remarkable contributions of the Radiology Department in Mmabm Hospital and MCH Hospital. He shared insights into groundbreaking research, collaborations, and advanced technologies incorporated in patient care. Additionally, he outlined future plans for further enhancements in radiological services.
Dr. Munaza Yaqoob addressed the vital topic of Radiation hazards protection and its status at GMC Anantnag. She discussed safety measures, advanced equipment, and the rigorous protocols in place to protect both patients and healthcare professionals. Her presentation also shed light on the department’s commitment to minimizing radiation exposure.
Dr. Yasmeen Massrat delivered an informative session on contrast nephropathy, offering insights into the latest updates and guidelines in this area. Her presentation highlighted the department’s dedication to staying current with evolving medical knowledge and ensuring safe and effective contrast-enhanced imaging.
Dr. Ateq ul Islam engaged the audience with a journey through the evolution of Radiology, tracing its historical development and current status. He discussed the fusion of traditional radiological methods with cutting-edge technologies and the ever-expanding role of radiologists in patient care.
Dr. Younis Sediq and Naheeda Ahmad added an interactive element to the event with an engaging Radiology quiz, testing the knowledge of attendees and fostering a sense of participation. BSc Radiology students contributed a creative touch with a captivating skit that illustrated the role of radiology in patient diagnosis and treatment.
Mr Majid Yousuf gave a detailed lecture on Trauma cases and show cased important representative cases.
Dr. Owvass H Dar, the dedicated spokesperson for the event, ensured its seamless execution and helped create an environment that celebrated the remarkable strides made in the field of radiology. The event brought together healthcare professionals, students, and experts, fostering a sense of unity and appreciation for the indispensable role of radiology in modern healthcare.