Days Celebration

World Health Day-2019

On the occasion of World Health Day 2019, based on the theme “Universal Health Coverage”, a brainstorming session through debate was organized by the Department of Public Health at the University. Students enthusiastically presented their views on the topic “Universal Health Coverage – Fact or Fiction”. Most of the views positively stated that since last many years, lot of government schemes for Health Insurance like Ayushman Bharat, Mukhyamantri Amrutam Yojana, Chiranjeevi, Balsakha have been put in place and implemented but a lot is still to be done if we wish to achieve Universal Health coverage. One of the stalwarts of Public Health “Dr Vikas Desai” who has dedicatedly being working on Urban Health and Climate change in Surat as Technical director at Urban Health and Climate Resilience Centre of Excellence (UHCRCE),was also present and interacted with students regarding challenges and limitations of Universal Health coverage, and role of Medical Colleges in achieving Universal Health coverage.

World First AID Day Celebration

On 12th September, we have observed the WORLD FIRST AID DAY which was on 8th September. The students of Parul Institute of Public Health organized an event at Parul university Campus. In this event, they perform the Skits and Demonstrations to create an awareness regarding the importance of First aid Treatment and support in common people. In this event they have given information regarding the first aid help in situations of Road Accidents, CPR, Animal and Snake bites, Epileptic Attack, Bleeding from the nose. almost 300-350 students get the benefit of this activity. The Dean of medical collage Dr. Hathilla sir, Additional Dean Dr. D.C. Master sir, Head of PIPH Dr. Naresh Godara sir, Faculty of PSM department and PIPH were present there to motivate the students.