World Diabetes Day Celebration @ AIMS, Kochi
On the occasion of World Diabetes Day on November 14, 2014, the Departments of Endocrinology and Vitreoretinal Services of the Department of Ophthalmology at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences are jointly organizing a month-long program with the theme “Diabetes and Eye” from November 3 - 24, 2014. The departments have envisaged a series of activities aimed at increasing awareness about the vision threatening complications of diabetes. There will be poster exhibitions, poster and slogan competitions for the various institutions in our health care campus, video film festivals, quiz competitions, patient awareness classes, skits and screening programs throughout the month of November. The program starts off with a small inaugural ceremony at the atrium with unveiling of the poster exhibition by Ms.Shahina Pardhan, Head of Visual Sciences at Anglia Ruskin University.