World Health Day is celebrated on 7th April of every year. This year the theme for World Health Day was “Universal Health Coverage – Everyone, Everywhere”.

So on this occasion a quiz was organized in around 300 medical colleges of India under the aegis of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine.

Rama Medical College also participated in it and the nodal person from the college was Dr. Anjani Kumar Srivastava, Assistant professor, Department of Community Medicine.

The quiz was conducted in two rounds - elimination round (2nd April 2019) and final quiz (8th April 2019) all MBBS students except interns were eligible to participate. Total 66 students participated after final quiz, winning team was decided.

College Updates

A leprosy awareness talk was organized by Rama Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, in collaboration with CHC Dhaulana in Dehra village at the residence of village pradhan - Mr. Inshaad, on 08/02/2019 at 10am. The ANM, ASHA & Anganwadi workers were also the part of the program. Residents of the village were the audience.

From Rama Medical College team of doctors & medico-social workers were present.
The team was led by Dr. Nitin Kumar Pathak ( Asso. Professor , Dept. of Community Medicine), the team included Dr. Mithila Dayanithi (Asso. Professor , Dept. of Community Medicine) Dr. Anjani Kumar Srivastava & Dr. Parul Jain ( Asst. Professor , Dept. of Community Medicine)& other Junior Doctors & Ms. Jaspreet Kaur & Mr. Mohd. Abrar (Medico-social Worker).

From CHC Dhaulana – Dr. S.P Singh & Mr. Nisaar attended the program.
Leprosy related talk was given regarding various myths & Stigma attached to the disease. Information about leprosy – etiology, symptoms & management of the disease was given. Information related to its effect due to non-compliance to drugs & its complications. Information regarding various Government Schemes launched for leprosy patients was also given. In the end all queries of the audience were addressed.