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International Epilepsy Day 2024

Feb 13, 2024

International Epilepsy Day 2024 is jointly organized by School of Pharmacy and Department of Nursing on 13th Feb, 2024. The theme of this year is “Milestones on My Epilepsy Journey” while emphasizing the importance of recognizing and celebrating the individual experiences of people living with epilepsy.
The program was initiated with a welcome message from Principal, School of Pharmacy, Prof (Dr.) Shantanu Bandopadhyay who briefed about the initiatives by WHO and current Indian scenario. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Honourable Vice-Chancellor, Prof (Dr.) D.S. Hernwal who talked about promoting the understanding, reducing stigma, and providing support to individuals living with epilepsy and their families.
A D. Pharm student, Ms Anbrin having epilepsy, deliberated on her experiences and thanked AUS fraternity for the constant support for her entire studies. An oral presentation was shown by Ms Chuchhitra Thongam, Program Coordinator, Department of Nursing, who apprised and sensitized the audience about the Golden rule of 3’S for the management of epileptic patients. A colourful drama on the said theme was organized by Ms. Dakme Papi, Program Coordinator, School of Pharmacy, which depicted the awareness on epilepsy like educating others about the condition, its causes, and how to provide assistance during a seizure.
International Epilepsy Day 2024 is jointly organized by School of Pharmacy and the Department of Nursing on 13th Feb, 2024. The theme of this year is “Milestones on My Epilepsy Journey,” while emphasizing the importance of recognizing and celebrating the individual experiences of people living with epilepsy.