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Friday, 31 March 2023

First Kakarla Subba Rao Endowment Lecture on the topic "Management of Pediatric Optic Nerve Inflammation in Children"

Dr Lekha Pandit, Professor of Neurology & Director, Centre for Advanced Neurological Research, Nitte (Deemed to be University), was invited to deliver the First Kakarla Subba Rao Endowment Lecture on the topic "Management of Pediatric Optic Nerve Inflammation in Children" on 17th March 2023 at L V Prasad Eye Institute, Kallam Anji Reddy Campus,  Hyderabad.

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News from KSHEMA | Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Day

A health education program on sexual health for antenatal and postnatal mothers was held on 17th February 2023 at the Epidemiological Unit of K S Hegde Hospital. The resource person Dr. Stephie, spoke about women's reproductive health, proper spacing between children, proper safety measures, menstrual health, family planning, breastfeeding and hygiene practices. All this was done in the form of storytelling in the local language.

Mothers were counselled on the importance of safe delivery practices. They were introduced to the concept of using Copper-T. Many of the women were well aware of the use of condoms and OCP’s. They were also introduced to the concept of menstrual cups. A YouTube tutorial video was shown to them on how to use menstrual cups. Many participants were keen on knowing more about the product.

News from NICO | World Theatre Day celebrated

Students of the Theatre Club of NICO, along with the Faculty Coordinator got together for a story-telling session to mark World Theatre Day on 27th March 2023.

Stories from different states of India, were recited both in English and in Kannada to the sounds of water gurgling, the fragrance of dhoop and the play of light and shadow, making for a wonderful sensory experience.

Wednesday, 29 March 2023

News from NMAMIT | MoU with Manipal School of Information Sciences (MSIS)

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed with Manipal School of Information Sciences, Manipal on 23rd March 2023 at NMAMIT, Nitte.

Dr. Roopa B Hegde, Assoc. Professor, Dept. of ECE, NMAMIT introduced the delegates from MSIS, Manipal and highlighted the scope for potential collaborations through this MoU.

Dr. Niranjan N Chiplunkar, Principal, NMAMIT welcomed Dr. Keerthana Prasad, Director, MSIS and Mr. Samarendra and also introduced the NMAMIT officials to the MSIS team.

Dr. Keerthana Prasad gave an insight into the possible outcomes of the MoU. As the linkage was mainly on academic collaborations, a briefing session to the students of the various departments was presented by Dr. Keerthana. The possible avenues through this MoU were also discussed during this session.

Mr. Samarendra gave an overview of MSIS, Manipal to the students. The Dept. of E&C Engg., NMAMIT hosted the event.