CENTRE For ONE HEALTH
- Training Capacity Building
For enlightening the benefit of One Health for human, animal and environmental health,COHEART and Department of VPH, organised a one day educational programme on Health Hygiene and Diseases for School students on 27 th July 2017. The participants were VIII and IX students of CMS High School Arapetta. The title “Health, Hygiene and Diseases” alludes to incorporate elements of one health concept among students. A questionnaire survey was conducted and the questions were generated in order to study the basic/background knowledge on the topic at hand. The classes were handled by faculty and staff of VPH department. The programme was inaugurated and the welcome address was delivered by Mr. Shaji, Head Master of the School. The participants were also subjected to a short quiz programme after the session. The participants, who were the members of health club had a good insight on various topics, and by the end were even excited about how they could take it further. The programme was concluded after interaction with students, and the vote of thanks by Mrs Deepa; faculty in charge of school health club.