DCMS Alumni Association (DAA) Launches in Hyderabad


DCMS Alumni Association (DAA) was formally launched and registered as a society (Under Section: 3) in Hyderabad in December 2017. DAA will serve as an alumni organization for all graduates of Deccan College of Medical Sciences (DCMS). It will work in close collaboration with Deccan Alumni Association of North America (DAANA), based in USA and Canada as well as with DCMS alumni across the globe. DAA will be headed by Dr. Majid Adil (President), Dr. Mohammed Naseeruddin (Vice President), Dr. Naseem Majid (Secretary), Dr. Ahmed Ali Khan (Joint Secretary), and Dr. Abdul Azeez Asad (Treasurer). Executive board members include Dr. Fatima Ummul Hasnat, Dr. Vinod Kumar Jyoti, Dr. Aleemuddin Naveed, Dr. Raj Kirit, and Dr. Fahd M. Mirza. Several DCMS alumni from Hyderabad have been actively collaborating with DAANA to volunteer medical services at places like Dar us Suffa Old Age Home, Help Hyderabad clinics and, Swayamkrushi, a home for intellectually challenged.

DAA and DAANA has physicians from varied specialties, and plan to expand their volunteer and charity efforts in Hyderabad and surrounding areas to benefit the needy population irrespective of caste, creed or religion.

DAA conducted a very successful medical camp at Swayamkrushi home for intellectually challenged in Secunderabad on Sunday December 10th 2017 where Neurologist, Psychiatrist, Cardiologist, Gynecologist, Ophthalmologist, Surgeons, ENT, Pediatricians, Urologist, nurses and technicians volunteered their services. ECG, 2D Echo and other medical equipment was made available for diagnostic services.

DAA will also be involved in education programs like BLS/ACLS training, emergency medical services, disaster relief, as well as cultural events from time to time.



December, 2017