A Career Guidance program for Pharmacy students was conducted on June 25, 2022 in Amrita School of Pharmacy, organized by IPA-SF Amrita student chapter. The Chief Guest of the event was Mr. Anil Kumar, Senior Director, Biostatistics in IQVIA accompanied by his colleague. Prakash V.P, Associate Director , Biostatistics in IQVIA. More than 100 students from 3rd and 4th year B. Pharm. students along with M. Pharm. 2nd years participated in the program.
Mr. Anil Kumar focused mainly on the goals one needed to achieve in life and how one should always be a servant to the nation. He highlighted the importance of self-discipline and proper time management which acts as extra credit both in work life as well as in personal life
Mr. Prakash V. P. narrated few inspiring true events which enlightened on the thought “how necessity is the mother of invention”. There was an interactive session with students where students asked certain doubts to the Chief Guest. Mr. Anil Kumar was kind enough to clear them all with ample amount of patience.
Dr. Sabitha M., Principal of Amrita School of Pharmacy thanked them profusely for their motivating words and urged the students to always keep the points discussed during the program in their mind. The event was concluded by 4: 30 p.m. with the national anthem.