10 Nov 2020
World Radiology Day
The Department of Oral medicine and Radiology celebrated World Radiology Day on 10th November 2020 with the theme of “Radiologists and Radiographers supporting patients during COVID 19” to pay tribute to William Roentgen, who discovered X Ray on 8th Nov 1895. Radiology day is an annual event promoting its role of medical imaging in modern health care. Radiology ios one of the essential parts of diagnostic treatment services in caring for patients.
Radiology has come so far in 125 years with incredible advancements, Radiographers worldwide used this day and the days around the date to promote radiology as a career, as a vital contribution to modern healthcare and as a chance to increase public awareness of diagnostic imaging and therapy.
On this momentous occasion we the faculty, post graduate students and the radiology technicians at the department of Oral medicine and Radiology, RajaRajeswari Dental College and Hospital celebrated this day in gracious presence of respected Dean and Principal of the Institution with a short and interactive session summarizing the various themes of former radiology day and the role of radiologists in the COVID 19 pandemic.