CENTRE For ONE HEALTH
- Training Capacity Building
Every year on 14 June, the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event, established in 2004, serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and to thank blood donors for their voluntary, life-saving gifts of blood. COHEART in association with students union, CVAS, Pookode celebrated blood donor day on July 26th at CVAS, Pookode which was postponed from June 14th due to certain unavoidable reasons. The theme was "Give Blood. Give Now. Give Often". The theme focus on blood donation in emergency situations. The first response when an emergency happens is "What Can You Do?" and the answer is "Give Blood. Give Now. Give Often" which is taken by World health Organization. Dr. Suraj, Blood Bank Incharge of TH QH Bathery delivered a brief introduction of significance of blood donation. More than 50 students and faculties participate the camp and have donated blood. The collected blood shall be stored in Blood Bank, Bathery.