Cervical cancer awareness camp was organised on 23.9.2013 at RRMCH by Dept of OBG & Pathology. The objective of this programme was to educate and screen the female patients attending the OPD as well as the IPD of all departments about prevention and treatment of cancer cervix.
Programme started with an invocation song by Dr. Neelakanth, Dr. Rupakala , Professor Dept of OBG welcomed there guests Dr. Ramachandra DL,MD, Dr.S.C.Godhara ,Dean, Dr. Govindaraya, MS, Dr. Usha Ramachandran, Principal, Dr. Rajaram, HOD Pathology.
It was a gateway of 200 people addressed by Dr. R. Nagarathnama, HOD of OBG. She educated the audience in simple and plain language about cancer prevention and curative aspects of cancer cervix. The talk was informative and well received by audience.
Programme was concludede with vote of thanks by Dr N Nagendraprasad. The screening camp organised at OBG department was well received by the audience. About 70 patients took the benefits of the camp, more screened with Pap smear and colposcopy. The patients were counseled about the problems related to OBG individually and they will be followed up, without fail.