5th March 2011
A CME programme on “Dermatology in General Practice” was conducted at Kilpauk Medical College. The Dean Dr Geethalakshmi inaugurated the programme. About 100 delegates attended. Dr Premalatha, Dr Madhu, Dr Jayakumari Jeevan, Dr Prabhavathy and Dr Sarveswari spoke on clinical oriented topics. There was a good audience interaction.
24th April 2011
Visit to “Anandha illam”, a home for HIV positive children run by Dr Manorama was an effective programme of WDA during the current year. A drawing competition was organised for the children and prizes were given. The children were very enthusiastic and presented a variety entertainment of music and dance.This was sponsored by WDA members.
18th June 2011
Neuro Linguistic Programming, an alternative medicine was introduced to the woman doctors at IOG auditorium. It was a novel event and the speaker was Ms Anjana Bindlish. She presented case history of patients treated and also gave a live demonstration of a therapy on person with lizard phobia.
7th August 2011
Dr Vanajakshi, a senior executive committee member of WDA played the pivotal role in organising a symposium on “Obesity” at Sri Lakshminarayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry. It was a great success where biochemical and nutritional aspects, prevention and management of obesity were discussed. Added attraction was a talk on role of yoga in obesity. The Dean and Medical Superintendent of SLIMS were present.