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Dr. D.Y. Patil College of Nursing

“Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative”

Saturday, August 10, 2019 |6th floor, Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri |Workshop

MSc 1st year nursing students attended a workshop on “Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative” conducted by Dr. Sarita Bhagwat on 10th August 2019 at Big A V Hall, 6th floor, Medical College Library from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm. The different topic of breastfeeding was covered. Mainly on Breastfeeding guidelines, different positions of mother and baby during breastfeeding, Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC), complementary feeding and importance of breastfeeding. After the session quiz was conducted on the given topic. MSc nursing 1st-year students Mrs. Neha Patil and Mrs. Manisha Rahul Padekar answered the quiz and won booklets of Child Care as a prize.
In the end, the oath was taken by all the participants with Dr. Sarita Bhagwat for keeping our hospital as Baby-Friendly hospital. 
This workshop was very effective and useful for us. We gained a lot of knowledge regarding mothers breastfeeding, its importance and also nutritive values. We are very proud to have our hospital as Baby-Friendly Hospital.