Community Medicine
Departmental Activities

General Health Camp -Octorber
General health camp was conducted by Department of community Medicine of P K Das Institute of Medical Sciences on 29/10/2016 at U. P School, Kavalappara. The camp was inaugurated by the ward member Mr rajesh . There were 80 poor patients attended the camp and general health check up was provided by Dr Amruth, Asst. Professor from the Dept. Of community medicine. Services provided through the camp were health check up, basic laboratory facilities, free medicines and referral services. First batch of BSC nursing students from Nehru College of nursing conducted a medical skit on Drug Addiction. They also organised an exhibition on Lifestyle disorders and Nutrition. The following Guests Mrs Saraladevi HM and Mr Vijayakumar PTA president of U.P school Kavalapara attended the inaugural function.

Global Hand-Washing Day – 2016

Department of Community Medicine, P K Das Institute of Medical Sciences had organized Global Hand-Washing Day – 2016 on 15 th October 2016 at P K Das Hospital and Canteen.

Theme for 2016 was “Make Hand-Washing A Habit”
An awareness program was conducted by Dept. of Community Medicine involving the second year MBBS students to sensitize the general public and canteen staff regarding the importance of Hand-Washing in preventing spread of infectious diseases.
The program was attended by Dr. Dileepan, Medical Superintendant, Dr. Malini Kar, HOD of Community Medicine, Dr. Rajesh Gaikwad, Dr. Amruth M, Dr. Akshath Kumar, Dr.Anup G, Dr. Sruthi M V and staff of Community Medicine.