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RCSI Bahrain marks 45th National Day
The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland – Medical University of Bahrain (RCSI Bahrain) celebrated Bahrain’s 45th National Day and the 17th anniversary of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s ascension to the throne with a gathering of students and staff at the Busaiteen campus.
During the event, a photo archive of Bahrain from the past to the present was screened and attendees were introduced to aspects of Bahrain’s traditions through a traditional breakfast in a specially-designed setting.
The event commenced with a group photo of the attendees forming the number 45, in recognition of Bahrain’s 45th National Day.
Speaking on the occasion, RCSI Bahrain President, Professor Sameer Otoom, extended his congratulations on behalf of the university to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, His Royal Highness the Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister and to the people of Bahrain on the Kingdom's National Day.
RCSI Bahrain is a constituent university of RSCI, which was established in 1784. Like its Irish counterpart, RCSI Bahrain is a not-for-profit health sciences institution focused on education and research to drive positive change in all areas of human health worldwide.