CUK’s health centres holds ‘Health for all’ prog
Post by RK News on Friday, April 7, 2023
Ganderbal, Apr 06: Under the aegis of G-20 University Connect, Engaging young Minds, Health Centre, Central University of Kashmir and Directorate of Students Welfare (DSW) organised a one-day event on World Health Day (75th anniversary) under theme of “Health for all” in collaboration with Institute of Mental Health & Neuroscience (IMHANS) Kashmir, District Hospital Ganderbal and Srinagar Medcity Heart Institute, Nowgam.
The event started with a welcome address by Dr. Abid Ahmad Sofi (Medical officer) who delivered a speech on non-communicable diseases and prevention which was followed by guest speakers from IMHANS, Dr Bilal Ahmad who delivered a lecture on Autism spectrum disorder. Dr. Shaziya Yaseen, Nodal officer Oral Health from DH Ganderbal talked about oral healh, Dr. Shazia Kauser (Registrar, IMHANS-K) discussed depression and suicidal tendencies & Dr Hakim Irfan Showkat (Interventional cardiologist & chairman) Srinagar Medcity Heart Institute spoke about the lifestyle modification in youth and various cardiovascular diseases. Free screening camp was organised by District Hospital Ganderbal for dental screening and cardiology screening by Srinagar Medcity Heart Institute, respectively. As many as 150 people availed these said facilities.