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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing

International Epilepsy Day

Thursday, February 11, 2021 |Ist floor OPD Dr. D. Y. Patil Hospital and Research Center, Pune. |Events


International Epilepsy Day is a special event which promotes awareness of epilepsy in more than 120 countries each year. This year it is been observed on 11th February 2021.

The day was observed at OPD, First floor, Dr. D Y Patil Hi-tech Hospital and Research center, Pune at 10 am. The programme was conducted by III Year B.Sc Nursing students under the guidance of  Dr. Mrs. Rupali Salvi Principal Dr. D Y Patil College of Nursing Pune, Mrs. D Priya, Asst. Professor and Clinical Instructors Mrs. Sarah Mane, Ms.Sonali Vaidhya .

Epilepsy awareness Programme was inaugurated by Dr. (Mrs). Rupali Salvi, Principal, Dr. D Y Patil College of Nursing, Mrs. D Priya, Asst. Professor,  in the presence of Lt. Col. Laxmipriya Parida, Deputy Nursing Superintendent, Dr. D Y Patil Hospital and Research Center, Pune

The students have made posters and displayed it and explained regarding epilepsy – its causes, signs and symptoms, prevention and gave awareness regarding first aid management of epilepsy. The beneficiaries of the programmed were around 200 people. Patients, Staff Nurses, Administrators and workers of  Dr. D. Y. Patil Hospital and Research Center, Pune visited and appreciated the student's work during the Programme. The doubts were cleared and information was been provided to the audience. Overall Epilepsy awareness programme was very educative and informative for al l audience.

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