Department of Community Medicine
News and Publication of the Department
Department of Community Medicine won the second prize for the activities carried out during World Breastfeeding Week-2017 celebrations which were held at urban and rural health training centers of the Department. The award was given at Annual 20th Conference of Indian Association of Preventive and Social Medicine- UP & UK Chapter (IAPSMUPUKCON 2017) held at University of Medical Sciences, Saifai, Etawah. In the event, 13 medical colleges of Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand participated. Award was given by Brigadier T. Prabhakar Rao, Vice Chancellor of the University. Prof. Ali Amir Organizing Chairman of the event congratulated the whole team who participated in the activities especially Dr. Saira Mehnaz, Coordinator of the event. The team included Prof. M. Athar Ansari, Dr. Ali Jafar Abedi, Dr. Salman Shah, Dr. Suboohi Afzal, Dr. Tabassum Nawab, Dr. Nafis Faizi, Dr. Urfi, Dr. Sakeena Mushfiq and all Senior and Junior residents and Medico- Social Wokers.
J.N.Medical College also won the bid to host the next year State Annual Conference at A.M.U., Aligarh. The last conference of IAPSMUPUKCON was held at A.M.U. Aligarh in1994.
Prof. Ali Amir, Prof. M. Athar Ansari, and Dr. Saira Mehnaz chaired the scientific sessions. Dr. Saira Menaz and Dr. Ali Jafar Abedi (Executive Member of the Association) also presented the scientific papers. Dr. Samreen, Dr. Nikhat, Dr. Ambreen and Dr. Shaigan also presented research papers.
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=3699 ( Free Health Camp Organized for underprivileged)
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=3955 (Awareness Programme on drug abuse)
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=4165 (Free Medical Camp organized by Department of Community Medicine at the outskirts of Aligarh)
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=4236 (Dept of Community Medicine begins two-day, XXI Annual Conference of IAPSM UP and UK State Chapter-2018)
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=4271 (Dept of Community Medicine observes Global Handwashing Day-2018)
https://www.amu.ac.in/about3.jsp?did=4533 ("World Breastfeeding week celebration" by department of Community Medicine)