3rd Centenarians at Rotary’s District Intercity Health Symposium Apr 15, 2019
The teachers-incharge of Interact Club of Guru Tegh Bahadur 3rd Centenary Public School, Mansarover Garden, New Delhi attended the ‘District Intercity Health Symposium – 2019’ on 30th March, 2019, Teen Murti Auditorium, New Delhi. It was organized by the Rotary Club of Delhi, Safdargunj. The Chief Guests were Mr. Vijay Bhatia the District Governor and Mr. Jackie Shroff, Bollywood Actor and Brand Ambassador of Thalassemics India. The panel of guest speakers comprised of Dr. H. K. Chopra – Sr. Consultant Cardiology – Moolchand Hospital, Dr. Anil Handoo, Sr. Consultant and Director Pathology, BLK Hospital and Ms Gayathri Venugopalan, Head of Donor Counseling, DATRI. Through their lectures they threw light on Thalassemia and its prevention. They urged the audience to bridge the gap between community and the experts to bring about a massive transformation in the Global Health Status. This was followed by a questionnaire round which was answered by the panel of speakers. Later, Mr. Jackie Shroff stole the show by voicing his deep rooted desire to reach the common masses and to create a registry of committed voluntary donors for Thalassemic patients.