ICRC Day 1
3 day training and capacity building of healthcare professionals by TDC’s specialized consultants and management has been kicked off in Muzzafrabad from today in collaboration with ICRC. TDC’s experienced consultants will train healthcare professionals of Muzaffarabad in various areas related to diabetes management, treatment and prevention.
ICRC in collaboration with MPRC and the Department of Health (DoH), Government of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) is piloting the diabetes prevention program in Muzaffrabad. The main objective is to ensure that the diabetic poor patients followed by MPRC have access to diabetes treatment and awareness messages. TDC, being Centre of Excellence for diabetes is providing training to healthcare staff. Day 1 is started by Dr. Baber Saeed, CEO TDC’s introductory note. Dr. Nuzhat Hameed lead sessions for diabetes prevention, management and complications. Dr. Nasreen Naveed conducted sessions of diabetes and management and gestational diabetes. Dr. Toqeer Malik conducted sessions of foot care for diabetics.
Such collaborations are part of TDC’s objective and mission to serve for the larger good of society and empower healthcare professionals and patients with awareness and education about diabetes’ complications, prevention and management.