Guest Lecture - MHA

Date : Oct 17, 2018

The first Guest Lecture of the course for 1st semester-MHA 2018 batch was arranged on 13/10/2018, the second Saturday of the month, at the lecture hall of MHA department, FMMC.

It was preceded by an orientation by Dr. Janet Dotty Lobo, Chief Librarian of FMMC Central Library. She gave a detailed and informative orientation to the 1st semester MHA students about how to efficiently utilize the central Library. She exhibited the entire facilities available in the library through slide show. She also briefed about how the library can be used not only for academic purpose, but also for dissertation and research purpose too.

Dr. Lobo gave a demonstration of how to access E-Library facility of FMMC and also Rajiv Gandhi University website. She distributed ID and Password for each 25 students of the batch, to facilitate access to the E-library content of central library. The orientation program that started at 9am lasted for one and a half hour.

The Second Guest Lecture commenced at 10.30am. Dr Naveen Kumar Professor and H O D of dept. of Hospital Administration KMC Manipal was the resource person. He enlightened the students about the “Opportunities and Challenges in Hospital Administration”.

He spoke about how the administrators are different from managers; what are the fields that an administrator, especially hospital administrator can specialize in, to climb the ladder in his/her career.

He also pressed upon the intrinsic qualities that a good administrator should possess.

He explained the hierarchical pattern in the administrative field, from junior executive to C E O and their monthly remuneration range.

The guest for the day was introduced to the students by Miss Anissa Sonia Corda.

Sr. Stella Abraham rendered vote of thanks, and concluded the wonderful session with a quote “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”

The program ended with a photo session.