To emphasize on the importance of health and holistic well-being an awareness program was conducted under the auspices of Fathima Akhtar Health Club on 19th September 2018 on the topic : “Kidneys and Women’s Health”. The Chief Guest for this program was Dr. D.Surendar, Consultant Nephrologist, Tamil Nadu Government Multisuper Speciality Hospital, Omandurar Estate, Chennai. In the inaugural session he gave a remarkable presentation on the topic ‘Chronic Kidney disease – Where do we stand?”. The second session was taken up by Mr. R. Jayakumar, Faculty – Renal Dialysis, Tamil Nadu Government Multi Super Speciality Hospital, Omandurar Estate. He highlighted on Hemodialysis & Peritoneal Dialysis Procedures. The third session was by Prof. Dr. R. Govindarajan, Professor and Head, Dept. of Urology, Govt. Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital. He gave an awareness lecture on Kidney Stones - Causes and Management. In order to involve students and create more awareness interdepartmental Cookery Contest on – Kidney Friendly Recipe and a poster Competition on “Kidneys and Women’s Health” were organised and prizes were awarded. All the sessions were interesting and interactive. Around 300 students of our College were benefitted by this program.
Interdepartmental Cookery competition on kidney friendly recipe