The Apollo Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (AIMSR) in Hyderabad, a leading medical college affiliated with the Apollo Hospitals Group, celebrated its 10th anniversary with a grand event. The Governor of Telangana, Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan, graced the occasion as the chief guest and praised the institute for its achievements and contributions to the healthcare sector.
AIMSR: A Visionary Institution with a Mission
AIMSR was established in 2012 with a vision of advancing healthcare by cultivating a new generation of physicians who are competent, compassionate, and ethical. The institute offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in various medical disciplines, with an annual intake of 150 medical students and a faculty-student ratio of around 1:4.
The institute has adopted a medical education system that focuses on inculcating lifelong learning habits in future medical professionals. It also provides them with a mix of clinical experience and competence, along with personal attributes such as transformational leadership, communication skills, and entrepreneurship.
AIMSR is also committed to fostering a culture of innovation and research, with state-of-the-art facilities and collaborations with renowned medical institutions across the world. The institute has been proactive in community outreach programmes, providing healthcare services to underserved populations in and around Hyderabad.
AIMSR: A Legacy of the Apollo Hospitals Group
AIMSR is a proud inheritor of the legacy of the Apollo Hospitals Group, which is a leader in healthcare delivery in India and abroad. The group has over 5,000 consultant physicians and surgeons of the highest academic and clinical calibre, offering AIMSR’s students exceptional clinical expertise and mentorship.
The group is also known for its dedication to healthcare excellence, innovation, and social responsibility. It has been instrumental in bringing cutting-edge technologies and treatments to India, such as robotic surgery, organ transplantation, stem cell therapy, and genomics.
The group has also been at the forefront of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, with its hospitals being designated as COVID-19 treatment centres and vaccination hubs. The group has also launched several initiatives to raise awareness, provide relief, and support the healthcare workforce during the crisis.
AIMSR: A Future-Ready Institution for a Healthier World
AIMSR is poised to bridge the gap between the demand for quality healthcare and the availability of skilled professionals in India, which has a growing population and evolving healthcare needs. The institute aims to educate students and instil in them the values of compassion, integrity, and empathy, along with the skills and knowledge to tackle the emerging challenges and opportunities in the healthcare sector.
The institute also strives to make a positive impact beyond the confines of its campus, by contributing to the global medical community and the society at large. By nurturing the best medical minds, the institute is creating a ripple effect of positive change in healthcare.
The 10th anniversary of AIMSR is a testament to its achievements and aspirations, as well as a celebration of its students, faculty, staff, alumni, and partners. The institute is all set to make a meaningful difference in the field of medical education and clinical excellence, and to prepare doctors for a healthier world.