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Save the Saviours! IMA’s theme for National Doctors’ Day 2021

The medical association honours all healthcare and frontline workers for their dedication during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Image Courtesy:india.com

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) will celebrate National Doctors’ Day on July 1, 2021 with a special program at its Delhi headquarters to pay homage to the medical fraternity.

The theme for this year’s event is “Save the Saviours.” Eminent doctors will receive Doctors’ Day Awards during the event. This will be followed by Safe Motherhood Week, starting from Wednesday.

“The IMA lost more than 1,500 eminent doctors during the Covid-19 pandemic. This sacrifice has added its shade of remembrance to the Doctors’ Day celebrations. It is dedicated to the innumerable medical practitioners, who sacrificed their lives while serving citizens and to those numerous professionals, still serving on the frontline,” said the IMA in a press release.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the event at 3 PM. Further, World Medical Association and IMA ex-President Dr. Ketan Desai, NITI Aayog member Dr. V. K. Paul, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria and IMA President Dr. J. A. Jayalal will also address the people.

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Save the Saviours! IMA’s theme for National Doctors’ Day 2021

The medical association honours all healthcare and frontline workers for their dedication during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Image Courtesy:india.com

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) will celebrate National Doctors’ Day on July 1, 2021 with a special program at its Delhi headquarters to pay homage to the medical fraternity.

The theme for this year’s event is “Save the Saviours.” Eminent doctors will receive Doctors’ Day Awards during the event. This will be followed by Safe Motherhood Week, starting from Wednesday.

“The IMA lost more than 1,500 eminent doctors during the Covid-19 pandemic. This sacrifice has added its shade of remembrance to the Doctors’ Day celebrations. It is dedicated to the innumerable medical practitioners, who sacrificed their lives while serving citizens and to those numerous professionals, still serving on the frontline,” said the IMA in a press release.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the event at 3 PM. Further, World Medical Association and IMA ex-President Dr. Ketan Desai, NITI Aayog member Dr. V. K. Paul, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria and IMA President Dr. J. A. Jayalal will also address the people.

Related:

EXCLUSIVE: PM must intervene, stop misinformation campaign, recognise Covid martyr medics: IMA chief
594 doctors died during second wave of Covid-19: IMA
Indian Medical Association seeks FIR against Ramdev
Centre’s paid vaccination policy for 18 to 44 years, prima facie arbitrary and irrational: SC

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