31 May 2019
World No Tobacco Day 2019
Organized by : Department Of Public Health Dentistry
Date : May 31st 2019
Time : 10:00 am to 12 noon
Venue : Chunchankuppe Dental Satellite center and Dodda Aladamara
On the occasion of “WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY” on 31.05.2019, an awareness campaign about TOBACCO AND ITS ILL EFEECTS was organized by the Department of Public Health Dentistry.
Theme of World No tobacco Day 2019 was “TOBACCO AND LUNG HEALTH”
The Highlights of the campaign conducted by the Department of Public Health Dentistry are as follows:
1. Anti Tobacco awareness rally from Chunchanakuppe Dental satellite centre to Dodda aladamara.
2. Distribution of Pamphlets to General public of Villages of Chunchanakuppe Gram Panchayat.
3. Tobacco awareness/Health education among general public by Measurement of Caboxyheamoglobin and Carbon monoxide levels in tobacco users by Carbon monoxide Pico Breathalyser at Chunchanakuppe Dental satellite centre.
The Postgraduate students and interns of the Dept. of Public Health Dentistry participated in “WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY” Poster competition organized by Karnataka Cancer Society at Bangalore Medical College.