CANCER AWARENESS AND SCREENING PROGRAMME FOR WOMEN -BUVANAGIRI, YADADRI

Topic

Cancer Awareness and Screening Programme

Resources person

DRDA

Co-Ordinator

Dr. Vasudev Chaturvedi sir

Date

13-03-22

Place

Yadadri Buvanagiri, Area hospital

Timings

10am to 5:00pm

No. of participants

480

Screening program

Cancer awareness and prevention for everyone:

Dr. Vasudev Chaturvedi explained about the cancer awareness program.

The project aims at- early detection of cancer to save life.

MEDICAL CAMP:

Cancer awareness and screening camp, which was attended by DRDA Project Director, Upender Reddy DRDA program manager, general secretary
Dr. Chaturvedi. Three Government gynecologists and three nurses have attended to camp. Conducted at Yadadri, Bvuvnagiri Area hospital around 480 number of self- help groups, ANMS, Vos attended for Awareness session and 166 number of women’s were screened. Later on Doctors explained about cervical cancer and breast cancer. They have explained how to prevent the cervical cancer in women and how to maintain menstrual hygiene and also how to identify the breast cancer.

Medical camp was conducted on 13-03-2022. The social work, and voluntary where role was mainly assisting the respective medical practitioner by giving
translation of communication between patients and doctor, supporting patients in attending respective specialties provide monitoring and follow ups.
Organizing the camp and coordinating DRDA was the excellent work done by the members.

Thank you for helping us to complete the camp successfully.

Special Thanks for DRDA for providing this opportunity.