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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing

World Health Day 2022

Friday, February 04, 2022 |Dr. D. Y. Patil hospital Pimpri ,Pune-18 |Events


Students of Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing celebrated "world cancer day" under the supervision of Dr. (Mrs).Rupali M. Salvi (Principle Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing). Fourth-year class coordinator Dr.(Mrs) Kavita Kelkar (Asso. Professor) and Ms. Vaishnavi (clinical instructor) were coordinated with the participants for poster presentations.

The program was organized in Dr. D.Y. Patil hospital RHTC in Alandi. The theme of World Cancer day was “Close the care gap”. To create awareness regarding cancer, over 10 posters were explained in RHTC Alandi.The inauguration was done by Dr. Kulkarni (MEDICAL OFFICER)

The poster exhibition was attractive and informative, which spread the message about cancer its meaning, causes, sign and symptoms, diagnostic methods, management, the difference between cancerous and non-cancerous growth, and cancer in the different parts of the body.

About 50 beneficiaries including patients, relatives, medical and paramedical staff were gathered in OPD under following COVID 19 protocol. The program was a great success and people found it informative and effective in creating awareness regarding cancer.

Fourth year BSc. Nursing students with teachers conducted the celebration.

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