Inauguration of Classes 2018-19
PES College of Pharmacy, Bangalore made an another trail by organizing an inaugural function for the commencement of classes for I B.Pharm, I Pharm.D, I M.Pharm and I Pharm.D [PB] for the academic year 2018-19 on 29/7/2018 at Dr.M.R.D Auditorium, PES University Campus, 100 Ft ring road, Hosakerehalli, Bangalore -560085.
The dais was vibrant with the presence of Dr.S.Sachidananda, MD,DVD,DHA,FRCP (Glasgow)-Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, RGUHS, Bangalore being the Chief Guest, Dr.M.R.Doreswamy, Ex-MLC, Hon’ble Chancellor-PES University, Founder Chairman-PES Institutions, Bangalore presided over the inaugural function. Along with them were Dr.S.Mohan-Director, PES College of Pharmacy and Dr.J.Saravanan-Principal,PES College of Pharmacy.
It was a proud moment for PES College of Pharmacy as 26 of its students bagged University ranks at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka. Ms.Josepheena Jose and Ms.Darshika.M.Mehta secured University I rank and IV rank under Pharm.D and B.Pharm program respectively and each were felicitated with a pure gold medal. All the rank holders were felicitated by the dignitaries on the dais.
The Chief Guest Dr.S.Sachidananda in his address to the students and parents congratulated them for two reasons: 1) For having chosen Pharmacy profession and 2) For opting the best college PES. The Hon’ble VC also mentioned that parents should not force their children to take up a specific course, instead be a supportive partner to their children to pursue their passion. He also mentioned that PES College of Pharmacy is a Jewel in the crown of RGUHS which has over 800 institutions under its umbrella. He emphasized the importance of Pharmacy which is thoroughly a Science based, evidence based, research based and technology based course which plays a pivotal role in day today life to challenge new diseases. He also promised that job openings will be created for Pharm.D students in hospitals, corporates etc. Sir concluded his talk by stating “Do not wait for opportunities, create opportunities and become entrepreneurs.
Dr.M.R.Doreswamy-Hon’ble Chancellor-PES University, Founder Chairman-PES Institutions in his presidential address was stressing upon students to develop positive attitude in every walk of life. At any circumstances there should be no compromise on quality of work activity. Sir earnestly requested the Hon’ble VC of RGUHS to give a representation to the Health Minister of Karnataka state to provide appointments for Pharm.D students in Government Hospitals as Pharmacist with a handsome pay. Dr M.R.Doreswamy pleaded the students to be alert and more responsive to the striking stimuli which might ignite spark in their minds and make them come out with flying colors. Sir concluded his address stating that the key behind PES success story is continuous recognition and encouragement of merit in students and staff members. He assured the parents that the PES Management will take onus on the overall growth of their children.