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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing

Global Hand Washing Day 2020

Thursday, October 15, 2020 |Zoom App |Events

Global hand washing day celebrated at Dr D.Y Patil College of Nursing, Pune on Zoom platform on 15thOctober 2020 at 11: 30am, under the guidance of Principal, Dr Rupali Salvi&FYBSc Nursing Coordinator, Dr. Mrs.Sadhana U Adhyapak. The main objective was to create awareness to recognize that hand washing is one of the most effective action to reduce the spread of infection including COVID 19.

The day was inaugurated by Dr Mrs. Rupali Salvi, Principal, Dr D Y Patil College of Nursing.Dr Mrs. Sadhana Adhyapak madam spoke on the importance of hand washing in health care sectors& in community sector. Dr Mrs. Rupali Salvi talked on the Theme of Global Hand washing day 2020 that is SAVE LIFE: CLEAN YOUR HANDS. First Year students Ms. Aditi Walunj, Ms.Isha Singh & Ms. Simran Gill shared the PPT on importance of hand washing. Mr.Prathamesh Morale presented steps of hand washing in the form of video. Vote of thanks was proposed by Ms.Sayali Jadhav. All students worked under the guidance of FYBSc Nursing department faculties.

The overall programme was effective as students understood their critical role in prevention of infection practicing this easy & cost effective way of hand washing.