Today, November 18, 2016, fifteen lecturers as delegation of Faculty of Health Sciences (FIKes) University of Jenderal Soedirman (Unsoed), Purwokerto, visited Hasanuddin University. The delegation was led by the Dean of FIKes, Dr. Warsinah, M.Si., Apt. The host was the Faculty of Pharmacy Unhas. This visit was themed as Workshop of Institutional Strengthening and Cooperation.
The event opened at 09.00 Wita and began with the report from Chairman of the Committee, Drs. Syaharuddin Kasim, M.Sc., Apt. In his report, the committee chairman, who also serves as Chairman of Quality Assurance (GPM) of Faculty of Pharmacy, delivered a welcome to the audiences. He also gave an appreciation to members of the committee for the efforts to make the event succeeded.
The event was followed by remark from the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Hasanuddin University, Prof. Dr. Gemini Alam, M.Si., Apt. As the host of this visit, this phytochemical professor expressed his pride since Faculty of Pharmacy has been visited for the 2nd time by FIKes Unsoed. “Faculty of Pharmacy Unhas always opens the door to help and cooperate with all parties, both in the fields of education, research and community service,” he said.
Dr. Warsinah, M.Si., Apt. become the next speech giver. At the beginning of her speech, she said that FIKes is a new faculty in Unsoed. Because they are new, she added, then FIKes requires recommendation from the seniors. “Like a baby, she always cry. So, now we must look for mothers who want to breastfeed. One of them is Unhas,” she said. At the end of her speech, Dr. Warsinah hope that this visit can mutually reinforce relationship between both institutions.
At the end of the opening ceremony, Prof. Dr. dr. Budu, Sp.M., in his capacity as Vice Rector IV for Innovation and Cooperation Affairs, delivered his speech. At the beginning of his speech, he expressed two common reasons why Unhas often becomes destination of comparative studies of other institutions. The first reason is UNHAS has very large and well-managed hospital. The second reason is Unhas has a new status as PTN-BH.
Prof. Budu was also asked to open the event officially. At the end of his speech, he stated that Rector of Unhas could not attend this workshop since she has to attend the MoU signing between Unhas and PT. Kimia Farma Tbk.
After the speech, this workshop was continued to presenting semeral material presented by several speakers i.e. Dean of FF UH, Dean of Public Heath Faculty and Chairman of the Department of Nursing. The last program of this visit was to inspect to some of the department/faculties in Unhas, including Nutrition, Faculty of Public Health and Nursing. The event ended at 17:00 Wita.