Expert Talk on “Good Health and Well-being”

PCER > Enrichment Program 2019-20 > Expert Talk on “Good Health and Well-being”

Women Development Cell of Mahatma Education Society’s Pillai College of Education and Research, Chembur in collaboration with Rotary Club of Deonar organized an Expert Talk on “Good Health and Well-being” on 10th August, 2019.

The resource persons were Dr. Dilkush Kemchandani – A Senior Gynecologist and Obstetrician and Dr. Kiran Dabholkar – A Senior Gynaecologist, Infertility specialist and a family physician.

The main objectives of the Programme were as follows:

  • To orient the student teachers with menstrual life cycle in women.
  • To explain the terms associated with menstruation Menarche, Dysmenorrhea, Amenorrhea, Menorrhagia, Premenstrual Syndrome, Menopause, AUB, DUB, Polycystic Ovarian disease etc.
  • To make student teachers aware of Sexually transmitted diseases, safe sex and following safety measures like using a condom.
  • To acquaint them with family planning techniques like oral contraceptives, copper-T, Tubectomy, Vasectomy etc.
  • To equip them with the technique of self-examination in early stages for prevention of breast cancer in women.
  • To make them aware of PAP smear test for cervical cancer, uterine cancer etc.
  • To familiarize them with the concept of In-vitro fertilization, surrogacy etc.