Today is National Doctor’s day and I am proud to be a Doctor & I take pride in treating people. I consider my life as a special mission to save lives and to do something good for the society.
Why is it celebrated?
National Doctors day is celebrated on July 1 all across India to honour the legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy as per the info. He was born on July 1, 1882 and died on the same date in 1962, aged 80 years. Dr Roy was honored with the country’s highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna on February 4, 1961. Happy Doctors day to all the Doctors out there..
Theme of 2019:
The theme of this year is “Zero tolerance to violence against doctors and clinical establishment”. Every year the theme was announced by the Indian Medical Association. The theme will raise awareness about the violence happening with the doctors across India. The week of July 1 to Jul 8, 2019, will also be celebrated as ‘Safe Fraternity Week’.
Few Inspirational Quotes:
To me the ideal doctor would be a man endowed with profound knowledge of life and of the soul, intuitively divining any suffering or disorder of whatever kind, and restoring peace by his mere presence. ~ Henri Amiel.
He who studies medicine without books sails an uncharted sea, but he who studies medicine without patients does not go to sea at all -William Osler
Treat the patient, not the x-ray. ~ James M. Hunter.
When a lot of remedies are suggested for a disease, that means it cannot be cured. ~ Anton Chekhov.
When you treat a disease, first treat the mind. ~ Chen Jen.
Diagnosis is not the end, but the beginning of practice. ~ Martin H. Fischer.