World Tuberculosis Day
Glocal College of Paramedical Science and Research Center (GCPSRC), Glocal University organized an awareness programme on the occasion of ?World Tuberculosis Day? on March 24, 2022 at Medical Auditorium. The theme of the ?World Tuberculosis Day 2022? was ?Invest to End TB. Save Lives'.?This event was a grand success with the participation of students and faculty members from many Schools and colleges. The event was started with the welcome by Mrs. Swarnima Singh, Assistant Professor, GCPSRC. The invited dignitaries were felicitated by presenting flower pots. Prof. Sanjay Kumar, Principal, GCPSRC & Director, IQAC delivered introductory remark and emphasizes the importance of World TB Day, its history and asked students to invest their time to aware community about TB. Prof. Satish Kumar Sharma, Pro Vice Chancellor, Glocal University addressed his views on the current scenario of diagnostic delay in TB and inadequate treatment which contributes to the severity and mortality of the disease as well as the risk of transmission and development of drug resistance. Prof. N. K. Gupta, Pro Vice Chancellor and Registrar Incharge, Glocal University said that TB is a stigma in rural community therefore lot of awareness programs need to be conducted in rural areas. Dr. Reihan Khan, an expert physician delivered a lecture on prevention and control of TB and discussed various methods of diagnosis, treatment of pulmonary and extra pulmonary TB. Mr. Sheikh Abdul Wase discussed the role of Radiology in diagnosis of TB. Mr. Gautam Panwar discussed risk factor, signs and symptoms, Lab diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Posters on various aspects of Tuberculosis awareness were prepared and exhibited by the students of Glocal College of Paramedical Science and Research Center. The event was concluded with Vote of Thanks by Mr. Gautam Panwar. All faculties of GCPSRC actively participated in this event to make it grand success specially Mr. Trilok Kumar, Mr. Shailendra, Mrs. Shikha Malik, Ms. Sandhya Gaur, Mrs. Naghma, Mr. Harris, etc. The event was hosted by Mrs. Swarnima Singh.