WORLD TB DAY PSG MEDICAL COLLEGE HOSPITAL, COIMBATORE
On the WORLD TB DAY a grand function was held 23.03.2013 at the PSG Medical College hospital, Coimbatore, jointly organized by Indian Development Foundation (IDF) and RNTCP (Deputy Director of Medical Services (TB) Coimbatore.
Dr. Elango, Joint Director, Health Services flagged off the rally from PSG Hoptital. Medical and Nursing students from PSG Hospital and various School students from Coimbatore District participated in the rally. Dr. Anupama Murthy gave a detailed lecture on TB and Dr. Karthikeyan also spoke about the treatment. Dr. Appanna Raja also participated in the function.
The Co-ordinator from PSG welcomed the gathering. Dr. Sakthivel, Deputy Ditrector of Medical Services (TB) spoke on TB and its scenario. Dr. Subramani Raja WHO consultant gave a lecture on RNTCP and DOTS. During the function cash prize, certificate and mementos were given to the best three students who participated in the essay contest LET'S STOP TB.
Ist- Selvi. K. Priyadarshini, Nachiar Vidyalayam Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Pollachi, IInd- Selvi H. Archana, Avila Convent Mat. Hr. Sec. School
IIIrd- Afnan Jahangeer of St. Joseph’s Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Coimbatore
Consolation prizes were given to students who participated in the essay contest. Refreshments were given to the students who participated in the rally and also lunch was provided in the afternoon for all the participants.
STOP TB IN MY LIFE TIME.
OUR GOAL - A-TB FREE WORLD.