Finolex Academy of Management and Technology, Ratnagiri organized Thalassemia & Diabetes Awareness Session in association with Mukul Madhav Foundation, Pune on Friday, August 04, 2023, at FAMT campus.
The session was inaugurated by Dr Kaushal Prasad, Principal FAMT along with Dr Anup Karmarkar, Medical Officer, Finolex Industries Ltd, Ratnagiri; Mr Abhishek Salvi, Public Relations Officer, Finolex Industries Ltd. and Mr Umesh Samant, Program Officer, NSS Unit FAMT. The session was held to sensitize FAMT students about healthcare issues through the ZOOM platform.
Dr. Nita Munshi (Director of Laboratory, Infection Control and Quality, Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune.) conducted a Thalassemia Awareness Session and Dr Neelam Thuse (Research Coordinator of KEM Hospital) conducted a Diabetes Awareness Session.
228 students along with 06 faculty members of FAMT attended the awareness session and a total of 109 students voluntarily took the blood test to detect the condition. Life Cell International Lab, Kolhapur for CBC and HP Electrolysis Testing and Nexlyf Lab, Ratnagiri for sugar testing provided the necessary facilities for the blood test.