Family Physicians Association, Bangalore is geared up to take part in the RNTP in a big way. During the fortnightly CME meeting organised at Hotel Solitaire, the Office Bearers and the members keenly participated in the lectures given by Dr. Subramaniam, a Family Physician, with excellent track record of service in RNTCP and Dr. S. Franklin, Manager of IDF this afternoon.
Dr. Subramaniam, introduced Dr. Franklin and applauded the awareness generation programs of Indian Development Foundation (IDF). He appealed to the participating Family Physicians to extend their support for the national program. He emphasised that a simple gesture of displaying the TB awareness poster in their clinics will go a long way in prompting the patients towards taking the right initiatives at the right time.
Dr. Mahesh Kumar, The Secretary of the FPA and Dr. Harish Kumar, The Treasurer, released the Indian Development Foundation TB awareness posters meant for the clinics of the Family Physicians.
Mr. Ramakrishnan, Zonal Officer, Indian Development Foundation had made arrangements for the preparation of the posters, both in English and in Kannada.