Dr. P.R. Sodani, President of IIHMR University, Jaipur has been awarded with Dainik Bhaskar Education Excellence Award 2021 by Hon’ble Governor of Rajasthan, Shri Kalraj Mishra.
Dr. P.R. Sodani is a professor of Health Economics for more than 15 years and has mentored students, and research scholars and has trained faculty across India. He had demonstrated exceptional academic leadership, visioning, policy planning and strategic implementation significantly contributing to creating an organizational culture for growth and development of the university. He had been responsible for leading and managing academics, research, training, fundraising and networking with national and international organizations throughout. Professor Sodani has been working extensively in health systems and policy, health economics and health financing.
Shri Kalraj Mishra, Hon’ble Governor of Rajasthan said, “The meaning of respect associated with teaching is respect for the tradition by which the future generations of our country are cultured. Knowledge is the only investment that gives the highest return and it is the only thing that decides the future of the country too.”
Dr. PR Sodani, President IIHMR University said, “I am humbled to receive this award and it is indeed a proud privilege to be a part of the pioneer institution which has been engaged in creating leaders for health and development sector. The multidisciplinary faculty at IIHMR University is engaged in research for providing inputs for evidence based policy making and programme management, apart from teaching and training. IIHMR University is NAAC accredited and ranked 65th by NIRF under the ‘Management Category’.
Hon’ble Governor of Rajasthan also presented awards to 23 other educational institutions from different cities of Rajasthan on this occasion, which includes universities, colleges, schools and coaching institutes.