International Women’s Day was observed at Bishop Benziger College of Nursing on 8th March 2019 with fervor enthusiasm. The program started with a prayer song. Ms. Loisa Martin, Chairman, College union welcomed the audience. Awareness class on basic traffic rules and road safety was taken by the experts from Maruthi Driving School, Kollam, as many women come forward in practice of driving. Fourth year B.Sc. nursing students performed a role play based on the theme of gender equality and women empowerment
A panel discussion was conducted by 1st year M.Sc. nursing students on the theme of International Women’s Day 2019 – “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”. The highlight of the program was an interactive lecture by Dr. Bindhu Mary Francis, Consultant Pediatrician and Adolescent counselor, ESI Dispensary, Kollam. The key message of her talk was enjoying femininity, inspiring and empowering others as health care providers. Around 200 students and 10 staffs participated in the program. Sr. Mariamma K.S. 1st year M.sc nursing student proposed the vote of thanks. The program ended at 4:00pm
COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING DEPARTMENT
Bishop Benziger College of Nursing Community Department celebrate “International Women’s Day” on March 8th with collaboration of Primary Health Centre, Sakthikulangara.
The programme was organized at Primary Health Centre, Sakthikulangara. It was started with a prayer song by our Fourth year B.Sc. Nursing students. Later a welcome speech delivered by Dr. Saranya Medical Officer at PHC Sakthikulangara.
Based on theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change” fourth year B.Sc. Nursing students performed a effective role play. Around 20 people and 10 staff members were participated in this event. The programme was ended with vote of thanks by Ms. Punya Murali, IVth B.Sc. Nursing.