VGM Hospital successfully organized the “Gastro Update 2019” which also marked its 10th anniversary. The event hosted Tamil Nadu former DGP Mr.K.Radhakrishnan, Padma Shri Actor Mr. Vivek and the Chairman of KG Hospitals Dr. G.Bakthavatchalam as the Chief Guest and 350 leading Doctors from India attended the event.
In the program, Padma Shri Actor Mr.Vivek and Liver Transplantation & HPB Surgeon Dr.Mohamed Rela were honoured with the “Change Maker” Award. The Chairman of KG Hospitals Dr.G.Bakthavatchalam and other 23 Doctors were awarded for their distinguished services in the medical field.
VGM Hospital Chairman Dr. V G Mohan Prasad addressed the event and the reason to gather all the specialists. He added that the discussed topics will be documented and submitted to Tamil Nadu Medical Council. He also spoke about VGM Foundation, which was started two years ago, has launched a massive hepatitis eradication program by screening more than 55,000 people in 21 villages of Annur, together with Rotary International and Avinashilingam University.