Dr Saleem Wani selected for Economic Times Doctors Award

To participate in 4th Edition of The Economic Times Doctors Day Conclave
Dr Saleem Wani selected for Economic Times Doctors Award
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Srinagar, June 29:Dr Mohammed SaleemWani: H O D Urology and Kidney Transplant Unit SKIMS has been selected for prestigious Economic Times Doctors day Award and has been invited to participate in the 4th Edition of The Economic Times Doctors Day Conclave to be held on 30th June 2021. The online event will start at 9.45 am on Wednesday.

"The ET Doctors Day Summit envisages to bring together 300+ guests comprising leading practitioners and visionaries from across the length and breadth of the country to celebrate the Doctor's Day: a day marked as a respect for the fraternity. The symbol of Doctors Day is a red carnation - a flower that stands for love; charity, selflessness and sacrifice, traits that a doctor holds;" the organisers said in a statement.

The chief guest of the event is Ashwini Kumar Choubey. Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare.Member of the LokSabha. The opening address will be delivered by SudhaMurty; Chairperson, Infosys Foundation and keynote address by KailashSatyarthi. Nobel Peace Laureate

DrRandeepGuleria: Director AlIMS Dr. Sunil Kumar. Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. Government of India, DrNareshTrehan, Chairman & Managing Director, Medanta Heart Institute Dr Devi Prasad Shetty. Chairman & Executive Director, Narayana Health, Dr. AmbrishMithal Chairman & Head - Max Institute of Endocrinology & Diabetes. Max Healthcare. BalramBhargava, Director General Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi and Secretary, Department of Health Research. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India (ICMR) are among the participants.

"The summit will witness the launch of a Coffee Table Book "The Economic Times - Most Inspiring Doctors of India 2021". The book will feature prominent doctors, through a process of nomination, who are the pride of India and a badge of India's abilities in the field of medical science. This compendium recognizes and acknowledges the tremendous efforts and achievements of the individual doctors and brings them together under one umbrella." The past editions have witnessed participation from over 300 plus doctors, many of whom were BC Roy Awardees. Padma Shri, and Padma Bhushan Winners across various categories / specialities. This year, The Economic Times has chosen this special day to launch the edition of 'The Economic Times - Most Inspiring Urologists 2021

"With this thought, we take this opportunity to invite you to be part of this exclusive gathering for the exemplary efforts you have taken towards creating a healthier nation. We would like to feature success stories, milestones and key turning points from your professional life in the book. It is an honour and privilege to extend a warm invitation to you and have you grace the occasion with your presence," reads the invitation letter to DrSaleem. DrSaleem Warn is a renowned urologist and transplant surgeon at SKIMS Soura. He has been at the forefront of the developing Urology and kidney Transplant departments at SKIMS Soura and has been instrumental in starting the Super-speciality M Ch courses in Urology in SKIMS. He has numerous awards to his credit including the State Award for Meritorious Services in the field of medical sciences.

While commenting on the prestigious award, DrSaleem thanked the economic times for bestowing him with the award and dedicated it to frontline Corona warriors who are engaged tirelessly in fighting the pandemic.

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