National Science Day Celebration was conducted on 29th Feb 2016 from 2 pm – 5 pm at 3rd floor lecture hall, MGMCRI. CRESCENDO 2016, the Award Ceremony for the batches 2009, 2010 and 2011 was also organized along with the celebration. The chief Guest of the occasion was Prof .G. Subramanian, Advisor, CIDRF, SBV. Other invited dignitaries were Prof. N. Ananthakrishnan, Dean Research and Allied Health Sciences, SBV and Dr. Vellore A Srinivasan, Registrar, SBV.
The occasion started with the college prayer song. Dr. Carounanidy Usha, Dean,Faculty of Dentistry, SBV, welcomed the Chief Guest with a floral bouquet and the welcome the gathering . Felicitation was done by Prof. N. Ananthakrishnan , Dean Research and Allied Health Sciences ,SBV and Dr. Vellore A Srinivasan, Registrar, who blessed the fellow awardees and the gathering by a melodious poetry, which was well appreciated by all. The awardees of the batches 2009, 2010 & 2011 and the first batch of PG’s were honoured and the valedictorian award was given to the respective valedictorian of each batch. Vote of thanks was given by Dr. Saravanakumar, Vice Principal, IGIDS, SBV.
Brief introduction of the guest speaker was given by Dr. R. Sathyanarayanan, Professor and Head, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, IGIDS, SBV. Guest lecture was delivered on the topic “Occult dimensions in medicine and healing” by Sri. Sraddhalu Ranade, Scientist and Philosopher, Sri Aurobindo Ashram. He emphasized on how Science & Spirituality are related which was truly inspirational. The session ended with college anthem and dispersed for refreshment.