A total of 200 doctors and dentists from 24 states were honoured with top honours in the first edition of the Indian Health Professionals Awards organized by Pune-based International Research Organization for Life & Health Sciences (IROLHS).
The event, held in Pune at Residency Club, witnessed awards bestowed upon top notch doctors, dentist, hospitals & institutions, recognising their extraordinary contribution to the healthcare industry. International Research Organisation for Life & Health Sciences (IROLHS), a research organization registered under Government of Corporate affairs in association with Smile Nation organised the first edition of the awards.
Medical and dental professionals from Pune were also awarded for their work in their respective fields. Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital topped the awards list as it bagged the award for 'Overall Best Hospital' in India amongst stiff competition from top hospitals at a pan-India level.
Dr. Abhishek Soni was adjudged as the outstanding dentist of the year, whereas Dr. Anand was awarded as Best Editor of Dental Journal. In the new practice dental clinic category, Dental and Dental Clinic emerged as the winner. Diya Rupawat was bestowed as Best Intern of the year from MA Roonganwala Dental College, while, Dr. Nitin Darda was honored with Excellency in Homeopathy.
The event witnessed participation of doctors and dentists from 60 cities across 24 states. The nominees were judged by an independent jury comprising experts from the medical field. Also, honorary special awards were given to various professionals for their outstanding work and overall contribution to the industry.
The mega initiative witnessed get together of the who's who of the healthcare sector in one place to discuss and network on issues that are pertinent to this industry. The discussion highlighted the issue related to securing India's health concerns. The event witnessed leaders from private & government organisations, policy makers, representatives from the government and key people from sector affiliates, all assembled to recognise and applaud the achievements of the best healthcare providers.
Speaking about the initiative, Dr. Swapnil Sunil Bumb, Founder & CEO, IROLHS and the stalwart behind the initiative said, "We are thrilled with the response that we received in the first edition of the awards. The awards truly acknowledged the medical fraternity for their tireless dedication to the cause of healthcare; we felt there was a strong need to build a forum that will bring all the stakeholders of healthcare sector onto a single platform. It is with this perspective IROLHS & Smile Nation come together to host Indian Health Professionals Awards. We strongly feel The Indian Health Professionals Awards can become an exchange of idea forum where the stakeholders from the healthcare sector can discuss, deliberate and put forth their solutions to the issues plaguing the healthcare industry.
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