Semarang – Occupational Safety and Health Alumni Association (Ikatan Alumni Keselamatan dan Kesehatan Kerja / IKA K3) of Faculty of Public Health Diponegoro University celebrated its third anniversary with Undip Occupational Safety and Health students who are members of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Forum, on Saturday (27/02).

The activity, combined with the 19th anniversary of OSH Forum, is a joint event hold by alumni and students of Faculty of Public Health Undip to build togetherness in advancing Faculty of Public Health UNDIP. Opening the event, Dean of Faculty of Public Health UNDIP, Dr. Budiyono, S.KM., M.Kes. said that this activity is very important to continue to build good relations between the campus and alumni.

“A forum like this is very good and can be a role of event, since it connects alumni and campus, so that the experience and skills possessed by alumni can be transferred to students,” he said.

The same thing is also expressed by Head of IKA K3, M. Fadri Al Baihaqi, S.K.M, M.H., an alumni of class of 2006. He revealed that the gathering activity which is held annually is an effort of the alumni to continue maintaining synergy with the campus in developing knowledge in the field of Occupational Safety and Health.

“Even though this year it is conducted online, this gathering activity should still be held because through this kind of activity, the joint efforts of alumni to introduce the world of work to students are still well accommodated,” said the alumni who is now working at PT. Japfaa Comfeed, Tbk.

The Head of Department Occupational Safety and Health Undip, Bina Kurniawan, M.Kes, expressed his appreciation to the alumni who continue to collaborate with the campus in terms of improving student competence and career guidance in professional field of Occupational Safety and Health.

“The role of alumni of Occupational Safety and Health of Faculty of Public Health Undip who have careers in various industrial sectors is very good in terms of providing careers for students, hopefully this collaboration can be held continually,” he added.

As for this activity, students are given the opportunity to describe the work program for the next year to get guidance and supervision from the alumni.

In addition, this activity is also a campaign event to explain the vision and mission of the candidates for the Head of IKA K3. IKA K3 Faculty of Public Health Undip itself will hold an election of new chairman for period of 2021-2024 in March 2021. (Fajrul / Public Relations of IKA K3 FKM UNDIP)

Translated by: Titis (Humas)