STATE LEVEL WORKSHOP ON â€˜Press For Progress: SAFE INVITRO TO HEALTHY INVIVOâ€™
The Department of Obstertrics and Gynaecological Nursing organised a STATE LEVEL WORKSHOP on â€˜Press For Progress: SAFE INVITRO TO HEALTHY INVIVOâ€™ on March 8, 2018. The inaugural ceremony began at 9am by invoking Godâ€™s blessings. Rev. Fr Richard Aloysius Coelho, Director, Father Muller Charitable Institutions, Dr Judith Angelitta Noronha, Professor and Associate Dean; Head of the Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing at Manipal College of Nursing, Rev Sr Jacintha Dâ€™souza Principal, Father Muller College of Nursing, Mrs Pramila Dâ€™Souza, Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing Department & Organising Chairperson and Mrs Shobha Xavier, Assistant Professor and Organising Secretary were the dignitaries of the programme. Mrs Pramila Dsouza welcomed the audience which was followed by lighting of the lamp. Dr Judith Noronha the Chief Guest, unfolded the theme of the International Womenâ€™s Day. Mrs Vedavathi, Lady Health Visitor, was honored for her achievements and contribution towards women in the society. The inaugural also marked the release of a book â€œFrom a Mother, To a Mother: A Post Pregnancy Support Guideâ€ authored by Mrs Pramila Dâ€™souza, Assistant Professor at Father Muller College of Nursing, Dr Joylene Dâ€™Almeida, Assisatnt Professor at Father Muller Medical College and Ms Darryl Aranha, Associate Professor at Father Muller College of Nursing. Rev. Fr Richard Aloysius Coelho, Director, Father Muller Charitable Institutions delivered the presidential address. The inaugural ceremony concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Mrs Shobha Xavier.
This was followed by scientific sessions by eminent personnel in the Obstetrics. There was a debate on Patient Safety in Obstetrics. The workshop, comprising of four relevant stations, was dealt with by skillful obstetricians.