Department of Pulmonary Medicine Dr DY Patil Medical College Nerul Navi Mumbai in association with IMA Navi Mumbai
“WORLD TB DAY”
Street Play -“It’s time to eradicate TB”
D Y Patil Medical College and Hospital always performs community services by organizing various camps, awareness campaigns as well street plays. They always work for the betterment of health care services for community.
D Y Patil Medical College and Hospital every year observes world TB Day on 24th March. This year also various events were organized by the Department of Pulmonary Medicine, on the occasion of World TB Day on 24th March 2019. A street play was organized by the school of Medicine students, in the lobby of Hospital building on ground floor. Many visitors, Patients, relatives watched this play and appreciated the acting, dialogue delivery and crowd management skills of the students. This street play has an important role in teaching –Learning process and has a great impact on the understanding the subject well. One more significance of street play is in community service. It spreads the awareness about the disease and its prevention and available treatment modalities.
All the faculty of Pulmonary Medicine Department guided student for this street play and appreciated them about their performance.
A brief handout regarding the TB awareness has been distributed to spread awareness about this disease.