Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre

Past Event

Master Trainer Program in Life skills Education for Adult Trainers and Peer Educators

WhenThursday, September 14, 2017     To    Friday, September 15, 2017
WhereDr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre Pimpri, Pune 411018.

Two days “Master trainer course for Life skill education for adult trainers and Peer Educators” was organized by AACCI in collaboration with  Department of Pediatrics at the College.

The course coordinators were Dr. Swati Y Bhave and Dr. Sharad Agarkhedkar and Dr. Shailaja Mane was a Joint coordinator. Other faculties were Dr. Surekha Joshi from AACCI, Dr. Geeta Karambelkar,

Dr. Snehal Apte, and Dr. Sharmila Gujar from AACCI Pune. The peer educators and junior faculty for this program were Sourabh Mane and Dr. Priyanka Lakhwani. Certificate distribution was done by the auspicious hands of  Principle Director & CEO Brig. Dr. Amarjit Singh, Dean Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar and Head of Department Dr.Sharad Agarkhedkar in the valedictory  ceremony.

There were 35 participants from all over India (9 states and 17 cities). They were from different professions but working for adolescents and interested in LSE.

They consisted of representatives from Organizations

1)ARCH –Dharampur Gujrat State

2) RISHTA project of TATA Steels Jamshedpur

3) Indian Cancer society – Mumbai

4) Jagdisha foundation Nasik

5)  Daskshima foundation.

Individual experts were pediatricians, Dentist, Auryvedic doctor, engineer, Molecular Physicist, Physiotherapist, clinical psychologists, Rural developments MBA’s, social workers

Hands-on session of taking LSE program on “Coping with emotions “was demonstrated by    Dr. Swati Y Bhave on 35 final year medical students of Dr. D Y Patil Medical College, Pune on the second day of the course. Students actively participated & enjoyed role play, group discussion & gender debate.

The feedback from the trainees was excellent with requests for such training program in various parts of the country.