Indywood carnival honours doctors

December 05, 2018 07:37 am | Updated 07:37 am IST - Hyderabad

Personality of the year healthcare award being presented to Gauthamadas Udipi at the Indywood medical excellence awards in HITEX.

Personality of the year healthcare award being presented to Gauthamadas Udipi at the Indywood medical excellence awards in HITEX.

Twenty five medical practitioners were awarded Indywood medical excellence awards, which was organised as part of Indywood film carnival-2018.

The awards are meant for felicitating healthcare practitioners and organisations who offer healthcare services to the society.

Dr. Gauthamadas Udipi, Professor of Psychiatry was awarded the personality of the year in health care sector, this year.

Indywood’s life time achievement award was given to Dr. Kamini Rao (Golden Pioneer In Gynaecology), Dr. Mohan (Specialist Care Diabetologist) and Padma Shree Dr. Ahmed Ali (Surgical Wizard Of Gastroenterology).

The awards were presented by Mohammed Ibrahim Al Qahtani who is with Saudi Armaco, Saudi Arabia and Ravindra Arora, president of Bharat Cine and TV writer & TV writer association. Mr. Arora is also a committee member of Dada Saheb Phalke Academy, Western India film producers association.

Other awards which were presented during the day were in two categories including medical excellence among individual and organisations of medical excellence.

Winners in the organisations category included Apollo Remote Healthcare Services for largest telemedicine network, Maa ENT Hospital, best ENT care hospital, Grewal Eye Institute as best hospital for opthalmic care, Aster MIMS for excellence in patient care, Fathima Healthcare Group in best overseas healthcare insurance firm and Sai life sciences limited for being leading organisation in integrated CRO.

At the event, Mr. Arora congratulated all award winners and requested them to continue their services in the health care segment, “for that is important to build a healthy India”.

Indywood also awarded media excellence awards-2018.

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