A Live webinar was held on fighting against COVID 19 by School of Nursing, GU on 18th May, 2020 via online platform (Zoom) from 2pm to 4pm. Around 179 participants attended the webinar.
The program started at 2pm sharp with welcome speech by Dean Prof Ashia Qureshi which was further continued by Mrs Prempati, Program Chair. The first speaker of the session was Dr Manju Dhandapani, Prof, NINE, PGIMER, Chandigarh. She covered the topic on staying health and safe during covid 19. Second speaker was taken by Dr Indu Arneja, Director, Indian institute of health and communication. She delivered the session on Psychological impact of covid 19 which in tun will be main area of concern even after the pandemic ends. She told various mantras and simple exercise which will help a person to be mentally fit during this outbreak. Our third speaker was Dr Neerja sood, Prof,IGNOU, NEW DELHI. Dr Neerja sood covered the topic on infection control and bio medical management during COVID 19.She mainly focused on disinfection and disposal of waste amid this outbreak. The last session was covered by Dr Ashia Queshi,Dean,SON, GU on myth buster of COVID 19 .All the myths and facts were covered and explained clearly. The session ended with Q&A from the participants continued by vote of thanks for the successful conduction of the webinar.