Enugu, Nigeria – The Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy in Enugu is set to host its highly anticipated second induction ceremony for dental nursing students who have successfully passed both their academic and professional examinations on September 23, 2023.
The momentous event will take place at the prestigious Simi Johnson hall, commencing promptly at 9:00am. Spearheaded by the esteemed Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria, in conjunction with the National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives, this induction serves as a significant milestone for the aspiring nurses.
Under the guidance of the Registrar of the Council, Alhaji Umar Faruk Abubakar, the induction ceremony holds paramount importance in the journey of these dental nursing students as they transit from their academic training into the professional world. It marks a crucial rite of passage as they officially join the ranks of the nursing profession, carrying the responsibility of promoting oral health and providing quality care to patients.
According to the head of department of Dental Nursing, Dr. Mohammed Ismaila Danjuma, the induction ceremony will feature a series of symbolic rituals and oaths, reinforcing the students’ commitment to ethical nursing practices, compassion, and integrity. It will also serve as a platform for distinguished healthcare professionals to address the graduating cohort, sharing their invaluable insights and experiences.
The college management under the leadership of an all round pacesetting achiever, Prof. John Emaimo, expects Students, faculty members, parents, and esteemed guests to grace the occasion, celebrating the remarkable achievements of these soon-to-be dental nurses. The ceremony will not only recognize the hard work and dedication of the students but also spotlight the college’s unwavering commitment to fostering the highest standards of dental nursing education.
Furthermore, the induction ceremony will provide an opportunity for new nurses to build a professional network and establish connections within the dental healthcare community. By joining the Association of Registered Dental Oral Health Nursing, these graduates will gain access to a wide range of resources, mentorship, and ongoing support throughout their careers.
The Rector Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Prof. John Emaimo and his management team takes immense pride in organizing such a significant event that emphasizes the importance of the nursing profession and showcases the exceptional talent within its student body. It is a testament to the institution’s dedication to producing highly skilled and compassionate dental nurses who strive to make a difference in improving oral health.
As the date of the second induction ceremony rapidly approaches, anticipation and excitement fill the air. The Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy looks forward to celebrating the achievements of its dental nursing students and wishes them a successful and rewarding journey as they embark on their professional paths.