There was a lot of excitement and action at the Aditya Multi Sports Indoor Stadium on the 10th and 11th October 2018 when Aditya Bangalore Institute of Pharmacy Education and Research (ABIPER), Yelahanka, Bangalore, organized the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences Men’s Inter Zone and Women’s Single Zone Basketball Tournament and Selection Trials 2018-2019. Mr. Roby Thomas, a national level basketball player, was the guest of honor. Dr. B.A. Viswanath, Chairman, Aditya Group of Institutions and Senate Member, RGUHS, Karnataka, graced the occasion. In his address, Mr. Thomas advised the participants to focus on the game. He encouraged them to strive and take their game to a high level so that they could compete in state, national and international championships. Dr. B.A. Viswanath conveyed his best wishes to all the participants. He urged them to be passionate about the game and emulate the world-renowned basketball icons Michael Jordan and Lauren Jackson.
Teams from various zones participated in the men’s inter zone tournament. The women’s single zone tournament and selection trials had teams from several colleges participating.
SDM College of Medical Sciences, Dharwad, Karnataka, was the winner in the RGUHS Men’s Inter Zone tournament. They emerged champions by defeating Mysore Medical College & Research Institute. The team from M.S. Ramaiah Medical College won the Women’s Single Zone tournament, defeating JJM Medical College, Davangere.
World Heart Day is celebrated on September 29 of every year. It is aimed at drawing people’s attention to heart illness and the range of associated health issues. The day is commemorated to promote different preventative steps and changes in lifestyle to avoid any cardiovascular diseases, like heart attack, stroke, heart failure and any other condition related to the same. Cardiovascular disease is the world’s number one killer today. On average, more than 17 million people die from heart-related illnesses every year.
The programme aimed at unlocking the students’ potential by creating self-awareness and improving inter-personal skills. Dr.Jagannath Rao elaborated on personality, passion, happiness and success. He focused on the elements constituting an individual’s personality like thoughts, actions, hobbies, habits, behavior, attitude, communication skills and body language. He stated that body language is primary in revealing an individual’s personality, and emphasized on the importance of developing one’s body language, along with attitude. He stressed on hard work, being passionate towards one’s profession, enjoying what one does – be it studies or work, as mantras for success. He encouraged the students to be focused and productive every day.
Dr.B.A.Viswanath, Chairman, Aditya Group of Institutions succinctly summed up the programme, concluding that “Pharmacy” should be in the blood of students. He urged them to be passionate about their studies. He advised the students not to be swayed by emotions, but to be realistic. He wished everyone success in their career.
The staff & students appreciated the program, and said that they found it valuable, interesting and motivating.
Title: Continuing Education Program for Pharmacy Teachers
Date: 6-8 September 2018
Organized by: Acharya & BM Reddy College of Pharmacy,Bengaluru
Speakers: Dr. Gururaj Karajagi ,Founder &Chairman, Academy for Creative Teaching ,Bengaluru
Dr.Sunil Chiplunkar,VP – Sales and Marketing at JLS division of JIPL, Bengaluru
Dr.R.V. Ranganath, Dean (Academics) Professor,BMS College of Engineering,Bengaluru
Dr. Divakar Goli Principal- ABMRCP Campus Director -Acharya Institutes, Bengaluru
Mr. Aswath Ramaiah, Unique consultant, Bengaluru
Sri. RB Gaddagi Math, Dean, Learning resources, AIT, Bengaluru
Topics:Power of Perception in Leadership and Values in Leadership.
Industry Expectations from Academics
Accreditation process and its importance
Management skills& Time management
Effective teaching & Learning strategies
Dr.B.A.Viswanath, Chairman, Aditya Group of Institutions, Yelahanka, Bengaluru during his address to the large gathering of students and teachers expressed his gratitude towards his teachers and lauded the role being played by teachers in one’s life and such adorable role entices the students to respect their teachers throughout their life.
The celebration was followed by various cultural programs by the Students.
We extend our hearty congratulations to our honourable chairman,Dr.B.A.Vishwanath for being nominated as senate member of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences.