17-MAR-2019: 'Well Baby Show' concludes
Aligarh, March 17: The Department of Paediatrics, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College-JNMC, Aligarh Muslim University concluded its 'Well Baby Show' with the Chief Guest, Dr Hameeda Tariq (Renowned paediatrician), Prof Tabassum Shahab (Former Pro Vice Chancellor), Prof S C Sharma (Dean, Faculty of Medicine) and Prof Azra J Ahmed (Former Chairperson, Department of Paediatrics) distributing prizes to winners.
Maryam Fatima Iraqui and Hasan Raza shared the first prize in the 3-5 years category. Nabila Afzal and Ayira Rashid received the second prize, Sayyada Ayat Raza and Ayira Khan were given the third prize and Nadeesha and Saifullah received the consolation prize.
In the 1-3 years category, Mustafa Shahbaz and M Abaan Bilal came first, Arnav Singh and M Ibraheem stood second and M Razdaan and Kritik Garg were third. M Noorez, Hadi M Khan, Moosa Habib, Uzair Habib and Abdul Bari shared the consolation prize.
Azzam Khan and Saif Sherwani came first in the 6 months-1 year category. Inayat Faizan and Sanam were second, while Haider Ali and M Adyan finished third. M Arsh and Arham Beig were given the consolation prize.
In the 0-6 months category, Ibrahim Shah and M Ali were winners, B Ayat and Maria finished second and Aurish Usman and Areeba Rizwan received the third prize. Abdul Rehman and Ali Raza shared the consolation prize.
Emphasising the importance of breast feeding, the Chief Guest, Dr Hameeda Tariq said that it provides babies with the necessary nutrients in proper proportions and protects them against diseases.
Organising Chairperson of the Programme, Prof Farzana K Beig (Chairperson, Department of Paediatrics) said that baby show is organised annually to aware parents on the health and wellness of their children. "The participating children were subjected to general clinical examination and evaluated for nutritional status and immunization and hygiene," she added.
Out of the 100 participations, 32 children were given prizes in different age groups. All children received certificates of participations.
Dr Anees Ahmad, Dr Ali Jafar Abidi, Dr Jameel Ahmed, Dr Kamran Mirza Beig, Dr Uzma Firdaus and Dr Ayesha Ahmad were the judges.
Dr Iraj Alam Khan and Dr M Kashif Ali also spoke on the occasion.
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Related PicturesJudges and participants of the Well Baby Show organised at JNMC