The Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM) on Friday 18th of March inducted 51 Medical Doctors and 3 Dental Surgeons into the Medical and Dental Profession.
The occasion which marks the 16th Graduating Set of Medical Doctors and 6th Set of Dental Surgeons since the College’s inception was chaired by the Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU), Prof Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello mni.
In her speech, she expressed her delight to be able to grace the occasion not just as a Vice Chancellor of the University but as a critical stakeholder in the College which stands as her primary constituency.
“This is a testament to the fact that LASUCOM within a relative short period of existence has transformed into one of the best Colleges of Medicine and a front runner for Medical Education in Nigeria” she stated whilst thanking the Lagos State Government for paying a major role in it’s development.
The A.g Provost of the College, Prof. Mobolaji Adewale Oludara in his welcome address, congratulated and charged the inductees to ensure they make great impact in the society in order to prove that they’ve had the best training from top quality teachers in the best medical & clinical environments.
He also used the opportunity to congratulate the Visioners of the College across all successive governments of Lagos State, it’s Academic and Non-academic staff and parents of the inductees for playing pivotal roles in ensuring the educational success of the inductees.
The Induction Ceremony was also graced by a host of other notable dignitaries in the field of Medicine like the Chairperson LASUCOM Court of Governors Dr Olufunke Lawson, The Chief Medical Director LASUTH, Prof. Adetokunbo O. Fabamwo, Registrar of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), Dr. T.A.B Sanusi amongst others.