Makassar, umi.ac.id – Medical Faculty (FK) of Universitas Muslim Indonesia (UMI) and the Big Family of FK UMI students (KBMFK UMI) received an operational vehicle which is a mini bus from the Parents Association of the Students and Lecturers (POMD) of the Medical Faculty (15/3) that was marked symbolically by the signing of an acceptance letter in room 501 FK Campus II UMI, Jalan Urip Sumohardjo, Makassar.
The clinic car which is still first of its kind in South Sulawesi. The handover was witnessed by the Dean Prof. dr. H. Syarifuddin Wahid, Ph.D, Sp.PA (K), Sp.F, DFM, Head of POMD Ir. H. M. Akib Agussalim, MM, Vice Dean III dr. H. Syamsu Rijal, M.Kes, Sp.PA. This ceremony was also attended the faculty leaders, staff, student’s representatives and some invited guests.
The Dean Prof.dr.H.Syarifuddin Wahid, Ph.D, Sp.PA (K), Sp.F, DFM in his remarks said that, “With the car, community service activities will be improved such as those in the senior high schools or pesantren in South Sulawesi that could be used as promotion for FK UMI.
Vice Dean I FK UMI Dr. dr. Nasrudin Andi Mappaware, Sp.OG (K), MARS said that we were very enthusiastic about the presence of this mini bus, and the faculty has planned to utilize this medical vehicle as soon as possible. This car has a number of facilities including air conditioning, examination mattresses, cabinets, shelves, waiting chairs, and sinks. “Furthermore, it will be equipped with USG, EKG and minor surgical tools, including circumcision,” said dr. Nas, his familiar greeting.
The same thing was also conveyed by Dr. Syamsu Rijal, M.Kes, SpPA accompanied by the president of BEM, Muh. Yusuf Rezki Ramadhan. “This clinic car will be used for social activities held under the faculty” he said.
He continued that the car procurement process took about 6 (six) months. With the presence of this clinic car, it will further strengthen FK UMI as a distinguished faculty not only at UMI but also in national level.
“This car is expected to support social works of FK UMI in disaster areas, schools, pesantren, circumcision, examinations for pregnant women and others,” he said.
Chairman of POMD FK IMI Ir. HM Akib Agussalim, MM in his speech said “FK UMI is the only medical faculty in Sulawesi that has a clinic car. Therefore, it is hoped that we all get rewards from Allah swt. and we, as POMD, hope that 1 unit of clinic car is not the last one as we plan to donate 1 more clinic car in order to maximize activities of the students, lecturers and staff activities” he explained.