Chandigarh, July 8, 2023: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Saturday congratulated renowned cardiologist Dr Gurpreet Singh Wander on his appointment as Chairman of the Board of Management of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences.
Pertinently, in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 27(2) of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Act, 1998, as amended from time to time, the Governor of Punjab and Chancellor of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot has nominated Professor & HOD Cardiology, DMC College & Hospital, Ludhiana Dr. Gurpreet Singh Wander, as the Chairman of the Board of Management of the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot as laid down in Section 27(4) of the aforesaid Act; for a term of five years with effect from July 8, 2023.
Hailing the appointment, the Chief Minister expressed hope that the University will scale new heights under the able and dynamic leadership of Dr. Wander.
He recalled the marvelous services rendered by Dr. Wander to the masses as an eminent cardiologist of the state.
Bhagwant Mann said that the appointment of Dr. Wander to this prestigious post is a matter of great pride and satisfaction for every Punjabi.
The Chief Minister also congratulated MLA Moga Dr Amandeep Kaur Arora, MLA Faridkot Dr Gurdit Singh Sekhon, Eminent Eye Surgeon Dr PS Brar, DM (Cardiology) and HOD Department of Cardiology DMC Dr Bishav Mohan, HOD Department of Neurology DMC Dr Rajinder Bansal, Professor and HOD Pulmonary Medicine GMC Patiala Dr Vishal Chopra and former Principal Government Medical College Patiala Dr KK Aggarwal as Members of the Board of Management of the University.
He expressed hope that these members will zealously contribute in further streamlining the functioning of the university to provide world class medical education to the students.