Tele Health session on women’s health and empowerment
MSSRF’s IEC programme, in association with Apollo Hospital organises fortnightly Tele-Health programme on different topics handled by highly professional Apollo doctors and Nurses. With the beginning of the new year, the first programme is on “Women Health and Empowerment” to be held today, 3rd January 2018 between 2 to 3 PM at MSSRF’s IEC-Video conferencing room.
Women and men share many similar health problems, but women also have their own health issues, which deserve special consideration. Women Empowerment refers to the creation of an environment for women where they can make decisions of their own for their personal benefits as well as for the society.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.