CENTRE For ONE HEALTH
- Training Capacity Building
One day Educational programme on Health Hygiene and Diseases for School students was organized on 19th July 2017 jointly by COHEART & Department of VPH. The participants included VII and IX class students of Government High School, Thariode. Facilitators of the awareness programme were Megha P.U, Dr Abdulla Sheik and Ayesha Jumana; Research Assistants of VPH department. The programme was inaugurated and the welcome address was delivered by Mrs. Jyothi Bai, Head Mistress of the School, followed by situational analysis survey through questionnaire on personal hygiene and diseases. The class following the survey delt with topics like personal hygiene, community hygiene, zoonotic diseases, food and water related infections and its preventive measures. The participants were also subjected to a short quiz programme after the session. Both the survey and quiz programme gave an insight on the students view on health, hygiene and diseases. The programme was concluded after interaction with students, and the vote of thanks was delivered by Mr Rajendran; faculty in charge of school health club.