The Alumni Association Of Shri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute, Ammapettai has been formed with a vision to be a `Platform of Excellence` in promoting the Alumni to play a pivotal role as effective messengers between the Alma mater and the Society in the field of Healthcare and Education.
The Alumni Association is registered under Section 10 of the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act, 1975 since October 2019.
It provides a platform for the alumni to contribute to the Institute's efforts for achieving excellence in academics and research through sharing knowledge & expertise among its members and also facilitate professional networking for mutual benefit in academic and professional pursuit. It not only helps to foster camaraderie and fellowship between all generations of students and staff and others associated with the University but also assists recent graduates and current students in shaping their career. The Alumni of the Institute act as brand ambassadors of the Institute as well as University and thus assist in further development of the Institute and University. The alumni also play a vital role in placements of the students and help them launch their careers. Alumni Volunteers also organize and participate in free medical camps in neighboring villages and provide preventive, promotive and curative services for the general population. They are also actively participating in Swachh Bharat activities in and around the campus in cleanliness drives and also awareness generation in the field.
The Alumni not only contribute to fund raising for promotion of objectives of the Alumni Association but also aim to offer resources and expertise to fulfill institutional social responsibility and thereby contribute to the well-being of the nation at large.
The Alumni Association of Shri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute, Ammapettai organized a special body meeting of its Alumni on 21.08.2019. The meeting was chaired by Dean, SSSMCRI – Dr PF Kotur. Other members present for the meeting were the Senate - Vice Principal-Student Affairs, SSSMCRI – Dr. Abilash, Alumni Co-ordinator, SSSMCRI – Dr. Prateek, Associate Dean, SSSMCRI – Dr. Karthika Jayakumar, and office bearers of the Alumni Association including President – Dr. Syed Ahmed Hussain, Secretary – Dr. Sahaya Sona Thresa and other members of the Association. The agenda for the meeting was planning for 10th anniversary Alumni Meet at SSSMCRI and planning of Annual activities for the Alumni Association.
The Alumni Association of Shri Sathya Sai Medical College & Research Institute, Ammapettai along with the Students` Council organized Teachers` Day Celebration on 04.09.2019.
The program included speeches on importance of teachers` day by Under-graduate students and Alumni Student followed by felicitation of faculties who have worked for in SSSMCRI for a decade. Also favorite teacher award was given to Dr. Balaji Rajagopalan, Professor & Head of Biochemistry department as per voting by students. Presidential remarks were given by the Dean, Dr. P.F.Kotur. The celebration ended with some fun activities for the faculties in the form of singing, mimicry, switch events, fashion parade, etc.