World Kidney Day Celebration – 2023

            The World Kidney Day was celebrated at Dr. Jeyasekharan Hospital & Nursing Home with the Theme of “Kidney Health for all –  Preparing for the unexpected, supporting the vulnerable” on 9.03.2023 to create awareness about kidney disease and its prevention.  The program organized by College of Allied Health Sciences.

In significance of world kidney day, a Health talk on “Take care of your kidneys”, Dialysis & Transplantation” were presented to the OPD patients at 10.30 am by the BSc Dialysis Technology II year students Ms. Subbulakshmi and Ms. Varsha.

The program in the Auditorium started with the a prayer song & Tamilthai vazhthu by college choir at 12 Noon. Ms. Sholo BSc Dialysis Technology, 3rd year welcomed the gathering followed by the dignitaries lighting the kuthuvillakku.

World kidney day message on Kidney Health for all presented by Dr. Devaprasath Jeyasekharan, Managing Trustee MS ( General F.A.M.S. Urology (Vienna).  Mrs. Jeyalakshmi, Vice Principal,  College of Nursing & Course Coordinator College of Allied Health Sciences introduced our Chief Guest, Dr.Prakalathan, Joint Director of Medical Health & Rural Services, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District. The Chief Guest address was followed by world kidney day message given by Dr. Ranjit Jeyasekharan, Trustee MD (General Medicine), Dr. Deepak David, Consultant Urologist, Dr. Mohamed Noohu Bariz, Consultant Urologist, Dr. Ninoo George, Consultant Nephrologist, Dr. Renu Devaprasath, Medical Administrator delivered the world kidney Day message to the participates.  The messages are informative and eye-opening to the budding health care personnels.

In aim of creating awareness, a poster making competition with the theme “Kidney Health” and Rangoli competition with the theme “Kidney Transplantation / Donation were conducted on 04.03.2023 by the college of Allied Health Sciences.   Certificates & Cash prizes were distributed to the prize winners and Certificate of participation was distributed to all the students who have actively participated in the competition.

Trustees, Administrators, Doctors, HOD of the Departments, Hospital staff and students of Dr. Jeyasekharan Medical Trust College of Allied Health Sciences & College of Nursing enthusiastically participated in the World Kidney Day celebration.

“Take care of your kidney” and “Dialysis & Transplantation” Health talks were presented in the PowerPoint by students. The program ended with a vote of thanks by Ms. Sahana Alshin BSc Dialysis Technology 3rd year followed by the National Anthem.