The Division of Respiratory Therapy, Department of Anaesthesiology & Critical Care under the leadership of Dr. Jerry Paul in collaboration with IARC (Indian Association of Respiratory Care) observed Respiratory Care Week during October 22 - 28, 2017.
This annual event raises awareness for improving lung health, recognises the respiratory care practitioner. Dr.(Col.)Vishal Marwaha, Principal, Amrita School of Medicine inaugurated the Respiratory Care Week celebrations on October 22 at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi. Dr. Lakshmi Kumar, Professor and Head, Department of Anaesthesiology & Critical Care presided over the function.
Quiz competitions, poster presentations, ICU training sessions and scientific talks were held as a part of this awareness programme.