Visit of Indian Ambassador to Volgograd state Medical University
His Excellency Srinivasan Raghavan Pundi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Russia visited Volgograd state Medical University.
He was warmly received by the Prof.Petrov V.I. MD,Ph.D Chancellor,,Volgograd State Medical University, university officials along with the Indian Students at the University.
Ambassador Srinivasan Raghavan Pundi was appraised about the University and was taken on an exploration visit of the facilities and by Academic leadership of the university. The Ambassador saw the Center for Advanced Biomedical Research and Innovation and the Center for Advanced Simulation in Healthcare. He commended the high quality research work and training programs being undertaken at the university. He was highly impressed with the latest assessment and evaluation standards adopted by the university.
He mentioned that ‘I am pleased to know that students from over 4,000 professionals, including hundreds of doctors from India studied at the university, which reflects global standards of education & training’.
He later interacted with the faculty and students and confident them to excel in their chosen careers. He said that people with righteous thoughts chose righteous professions and their contributions to the well-being of the society are supreme ’. You have chosen an institution that provides education of global standards. Today the world is moving from specialization to super specialization.
A good doctor or a healthcare professional needs holistic approach and this university is doing a great job in imbibing and imparting quality teaching that will mould a student into a complete professional. You can look forward to brilliant careers and serve the community wherever you work, he told the students.
Ambassador Srinivasan Raghavan Pundi lauded the efforts of Prof.Petrov V.I Chancellor and the university leadership for their commitment to rendering high quality education and healthcare in the region.
Interacting with Prof.Petrov, the Chancellor of Volgograd State Medical University and university officials, he committed his holistic support in assisting their initiative of building a joint research work in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Cluster at Volgograd. He further mentioned that he is highly impressed with the university and its infrastructure. It is on par with some of the reputed institutions in the world.
During the visit, the delegation also held a meeting with members of the Embassy of India & Council of Officials of the different universities from Volgograd. At the round table, they discussed the expansion of cooperation and promotion of various international projects in the field of education and research
Prof.Petrov, the Chancellor of Volgograd State Medical University thanked the Ambassador for his visit and honored him with special memento to mark the occasion.