MMHRC Breast Cancer Awareness Program, Breast Cancer Awareness Meet
Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Madurai organised an awareness meet on World Breast Cancer Day, 28.10.14, at the Conference Hall, Meenakshi Mission Hospital.
The attendees included eminent doctors, breast cancer patients and many survivors. The survivors of breast cancer shared their experiences and inspired the audience through their emotionally charged stories.
Prof. Dr. J. R. Vijayalakshmi (Former Director, Medical College, Medical Welfare) and Prof. Dr. N. Santhanalakshmi (Vice Chancellor, Madurai Medical College) were the guests of honour at the function.
The doctors and guest of honour spoke on 'How to prevent breast cancer? How to protect oneself against breast cancer?'
The event, which was attended by more than 200 women turned out to be emotionally charged and informative. The awareness session, which began at 10:30 AM, was followed by lunch at 1:30 PM.