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National Doctors Day 2016 : Quotes Slogans History Celebration Gifts Images Pics

National Doctors Day 2016 : Quotes Slogans History Celebration Gifts Images Pics : Firstly, here wishing you Happy National Doctors Day. This event is observed on 30th March 2016 all around the world. The first Doctors’ Day observance was March 30, 1933, in Winder, Georgia. The idea came from Eudora Brown Almond, wife of Dr. Charles B. Almond, and the date chosen was the anniversary of the first use of general anesthesia in surgery: on March 30, 1842, in Jefferson, Ga.

Doctor holding heart with bandage

Doctor holding heart with bandage

This first observance included the mailing greeting cards and placing flowers on graves of deceased doctors.On March 30, 1958, a Resolution Commemorating Doctors’ Day was adopted by the United States House of Representatives.

Dr.Crawford Long used ether to anesthetize a patient, John Venable, and painlessly excised a tumor from his neck.The United States Senate and House of Representatives passed S.J. RES. #366, which President Bush signed on October 30, 1990 (creating Public Law 101-473), designating Doctors’ Day as a national holiday to be celebrated on March 30.

Facts about National Doctors’ Day

  • The red carnation is the symbolic flower used for this holiday.  It is often placed on the gravesites of deceased physicians.
  • Eudora Almond, wife of Dr. Charles Almond, celebrated the first Doctor’s Day in Winder, Georgia on  March 30, 1933.
  • According to a study by AAMC, the average cost of attending a US Medical school as a nonresident is about $50,000 per year.
  • People pay the doctor for his trouble; for his kindness-they still remain in his debt.  – Seneca, ancient Roman philosopher.

National Doctors’ Day Top Events and Things to Do

  • Order a gift for your doctor.  Do a internet search for “Gifts for Doctors” for suggestions.
  • Send a personal Thank You Note to your doctor letting them know you appreciate them.
  • Place a red carnation on a deceased physicians grave.
  • Drop by your doctor’s office with a snack tray or basket.

 

National Doctors Day Quotes Slogans

It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance. – Jesus Christ.

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Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution. — Gibran Khalil Gibran (Lebanese-American artist, poet)

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When there are tears, you are a shoulder.
When there is pain, you are a medicine.
When there is a tragedy, you are a hope.
Happy Doctor’s Day.

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Not many people have a chance to say they have as great of a doctor as I do. Thank you for everything you’ve done for me and I’m so happy I’ve found a doctor like you.

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I don’t think many people can say that they have the best doctor in their world. I can say that with complete confidence. Thank you!

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You’re such a wonderful doctor and you always make me feel so safe. Thank you for being the best doctor for me.

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Thank you for being so much more than I ever would have thought I could find in a doctor. You’re an amazing person and you’ve made such a difference in my life and I will be forever grateful to you.

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Each patient carries his own doctor inside him. ― Norman Cousins, Anatomy of an Illness.

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The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity. – Arthur Schopenhauer.

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When I was born I was so ugly the doctor slapped my mother. – Rodney Dangerfield.

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