An awareness campaign “Skin Safar Rath” was conducted at Central Railway Hospital, Lallaguda on 25th January, 2019. Dr. T.J.Prakash, Chief Medical Director, South Central Railway was the chief guest for the awareness campaign. Dr. P. Narasimharao, President, Skin Specialists Association, Dr. M.D.Murthy are the guest of honours. The aim of this campaign is to make people more aware about skin health and skin diseases.
Speaking to the large gathering of college students and people, Dr. Prakash stated that skin diseases like vitiligo, leprosy, HIV etc are affected to large number of people in India.People are not aware that these diseases are not contagious diseases. We need to educate people that these diseases are curable by consulting doctors at the right time.
Dr. N. Ramesh, Head of Skin Department and other Senior Doctors and Nursing staff of Central Hospital, Lallaguda Secunderabad were also present and conducted the program.