Wednesday, 22 September 2021 | PNS | Dehradun
The executive director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Raebareli, Dr Arvind Rajwanshi took over the additional charge as director of AIIMS Rishikesh on Tuesday.
After taking charge Dr Rajwanshi got detailed information about the activities of the institute from the senior officials. Dr Rajwanshi said that various health facilities being provided by AIIMS would be reviewed and improved.
Dr Rajwanshi did his MBBS from the Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) in 1977. He did MD Pathology from Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh in the year 1981 and did MRC Pathology in 1994 from Royal College of Pathologists, London. He was head of the Department of Cytology and Gynaecological Pathology, PGIMER, Chandigarh from the year 2003 to January 2020. He has also been Dean (Research) and Dean (Academics) of PGIMER, Chandigarh till March 2020. He joined as the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AIIMS Raebareli in March 2020.
The Heads of departments and senior officers of the institute welcomed the new director and apprised him of various information about the institute. On the occasion Professor Manoj Gupta Dean Academics and other faculty members and officials were present.