Uttaranchal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences organized a ‘Cancer Awareness Programme’ on 4th Feb, 2017. Dr.Nardev Singh inaugurated the Cancer Awareness Campaign. Total 50 students of the Pharmacy Department attended the programme. Addressing the gathering, Dr. Nardev said there is a need of proper direction of raising awareness among the society so that Cancer can be eradicated. He further said that cancer rate among the people have grown 300 fold during the last 10 years.
Mrs. Pallavi Ghildiyal explained about the various common type of cancers. She explained the importance of early detection and the advancement in technology like the robotic surgery and how they help in treating cancer very effectively. Students cleared their doubts related to cancer. The programme ended with a Vote of Thanks delivered by Mrs. Soniya.