New Delhi: The International Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) Delhi today organised its seventh convocation marking the beginning of a new life for 69 students. Dr. MC Mishra, Director, AIIMS, New Delhi was the Chief Guest at the event and conferred Postgraduate diploma degrees to the students of Hospital and Health management programmes.
Dr. A.K. Khokhar, Director, IIHMR, Delhi presented the Director's report. Speaking at the occasion, Dr. Ashok K Agarwal, Dean, IIHMR Delhi said, "IIHMR has constantly added value by incorporating the best practices and philosophies to bridge the gap between education and practical realities of the outside world so that the students are fully equipped to excel in their field. We are confident that our students will continue to contribute to the cause of healthcare services in the country."
The ceremony was inaugurated at International Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) Delhi premises in Dwarka with an address by Dr. SD Gupta, Honorary Trustee Secretary, IIHMR Society. Addressing the students he said, "We at IIHMR are confident that our students will be able to meet all the challenges faced by them. IIHMR reflects the efforts in creating future professionals who will strive to bring about a positive change around them."
Continuing with the trend of 100 per cent placement record of IIHMR Delhi, all the graduating students have been successfully placed in reputed health organisations, hospitals, State Government health bodies and Information technology companies.
About IIHMR Delhi:
The International Institute of Health Management Research, New Delhi is part of the Society for Indian Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), which was established in October 1984 under the Societies Registration Act 1958. IIHMR Delhi was setup in 2008 with a focus on national and international health to cater to the growing needs of the country and the Asia-Pacific region.
The Institute offers a two-year full-time Postgraduate Programme with specialization in Hospital Management, Health Management and Health IT Management. It is a flagship educational programme which aims to develop trained professional managers with requisite skills in planning, implementation, operational management, diagnosing and problem solving, consultancy and entrepreneurship.