Bathinda, June 24, 2022 (Yes Punjab News)
Twelve day long All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) sponsored Professional Development Program (PDP) for Non- teaching staff concluded at the Auditorium of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU), Bathinda.
Experts from renowned institutions of national importance shared relevant topics to the participants during the PDP. Resource Persons from various prestigious institutions like All India Institute of Medical Sciences, (AIIMS) Bathinda, Central University of Punjab, Bathinda delivered lectures on important topics in this PDP.
More than 80 staff members participated from all departments and constituent colleges of the University.
Bathinda Deputy Commissioner, Sh. Showkat Ahmad Parray IAS was Chief Guest of the valedictory function. While delivering valedictory concluding speech, Sh. Parray appreciated AICTE and organizing team of PDP-2022 of MRS-PTU, Bathinda for organizing the big events.
He said that the PDP is aimed to enable the Non -Teaching Staff in furtherance of their duties towards the institute / University, to imbibe latest / futuristic means and methods as pertaining to their profession / department, besides effectively participation and conducting activities with perfection without supervision to become role models for others to follow. He said, “the employees would have to develop “a culture of learning to know good; learn to do good; and learn to be good”. Only then will good things emerge,”.
Bathinda, AIIMS, Director, Dr. D.K Singh was Guest of Honor in the valedictory ceremony. Prof. D. K. Singh has immense experience in hospital management and medical education. Dr. Singh stressed upon the need of Non-Teaching Staff training to up-to-date their respective skills and to be able to effectively participate in day to day activities pertaining to their profession / department.
Dr. Amit Kumar Srivastava Director, Faculty development cell (FDC Cell) AICTE New Delhi, renowned administrator and academician were also sent best wishes for successful completion of 2nd PDP event.
Dr. Lajya Devi Goyal MBBS, MD, Professor & HOD Obstetrics and Gynecology Department explained female related Gynae oncology issues and early age vaccinations for the preventing Cancer in developing in young girls.
Dr Anuradha Raj MS Ophthalmology, MNAMS delivered very good talk on Diagnostic services & Clinical Services related with eye care.
Dr. Gurvinder Pal Singh MBBS Professor & HOD Department of Psychiatry AIIMS, Bathinda delivered very fruitful lecture on stress management in today’s busy life.
Dr. Shivani Bansal MD, DNB Assistant Professor Department of Dermatology told about Services Available in Outpatients department and which kinds of disorders are catered to in general OPD including Skin Infections.
A very unique part of training was that every Participant daily participated in strengthening (yoga) session as part of the schedule. Yoga sessions was conducted under the guidance of Miss Arti Sharma NIS Qualified Yoga Coach.
Dean, Research and Development, Prof. Ashish Baldi stressed upon the need of Non-Teaching Staff training to up-to-date their respective skills and to be able to effectively participate in day to day activities pertaining to their profession / department.
Earlier, Director, College Development Council, Prof. (Dr.) Balwinder Singh, Sidhu gave introduction of the training program. He thanked AICTE, Faculty Development Cell, Director, Dr. Srivastva for financial assistance to conduct such valuable programs.
Campus Director, Dr. Sanjiv Aggarwal, Dean Academics, Dr. Kawaljit Sandhu, Director, Public Relations, Sh. Harjinder Singh Sidhu and Deputy Registrar, Mr. Agyapal Singh also spoke about various aspects of the event.
At the end of function Dr. Rajesh Gupta, Director Corporate Resource Centre presented vote of thanks to Chief Guest and all others present in Auditorium.
The program coordinator, Er. Yadwinder Sharma led a team working very hard to make the program a grand success. Programme Anchor Prof. Sunita Kotwal conducted the program very well. The programme Coordinators Er. Haramritpal Singh, Er. Sukhjinder Singh and Sh. Charanjit Singh also played key role in organizing the event and unique activities.