World Breast Feeding Week-2015

            On the occasion of World Breast Feeding week celebration – 2015 the Dept. of Paediatric Nursing and Dept. of Obstetric & Gynecological Nursing in collaboration with Kolhapur Academy of Paediatrics and Paediatric dept. of Dr. D. Y. Patil Hospital, Kolhapur organized 2 days program me on 5th Aug 2015 and 6th Aug 2015.

On 5th Aug 2015:

            The program started with Role Play at 11.15am at Dr. D. Y. Patil Hospital & Research Centre in the presence of Principal, Vice-Principal and all teaching, non teaching faculty, hospital staff, students and huge audience.

Programme proceeded with workshop at Gyneac ward. In which, various stations were organized for the health teaching of mothers with various topics like importance of breast feedings, positions of breast feeding, techniques of breast feeding and kangaroo mother care, till 2 pm.

At the same time Poster competition was held at D. Y. Patil College of Nursing, Kolhapur and the winners were as follows,

  1. Ms. Anamika Ankush Pawar.
  2. Ms. Smita Jadhav.
  3. Ms. Sunita Kamble.
  4. Ms. Kshama Ramesh Mohite.

On 6th Aug 2015:

            The programme started at 11 am with the introduction with welcoming of dignitaries with sapling followed by melodious song by Mr. Anandraj Birje.

Then the quiz competition was held in 5 groups, guided by Asst. Prof. Mrs. Janaki Shinde, HOD of Child Health Nursing. The winners of quiz competition were as follows,

  1. Ms. Supriya Pednekar & Ms. Karolina Wilson Rodrigus.
  2. Mr. Raunak Kale & Ms. Trupti Pandurang Salgaonkar.
  3. Ms. Najarana Sayyad & Ms. Rutuja Shinde.

The theme of this year for World Breast Feeding week celebration – 2015 was unfolded by   Asst. Prof. Mrs. Janaki Shinde, HOD of Child Health Nursing.

Dr. Chaya Purohit, President, KAP was the Guest Speaker. She has guided about the World Breast Feeding Week, and then Dr. Santosh Nimbalkar, Nodel Officer BPNI has explained the statistics about breast feeding & guided students with his Methodius knowledge.

Then the prize distribution was held & the winners were given the certificates.

At last the program was concluded & the vote of thanks was given by Dr. Mrs. M. I. Momin, Principal, D. Y. Patil College of Nursing.

The program was over by National Anthem.