KGNC & SNA joint hands with TNNMC to celebrate the 201 th Year Birth Anniversary Celebration of Florence Nightingale and International Nurse’s Day Celebration with Theme Nurses: A Voice to Lead- A Vision for Future Health Care from 08.05.2021 to 12.05.2021.
Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Council has planned in a novel way with the spirit of oneness to celebrate the 201 th Year Birth Anniversary Celebration of Florence Nightingale and International Nurses Day Celebration on 12 th May 2021 through virtual during pandemic period for the student Nurses and Nursing Faculty. They planned various competitions and tasks.
In this regard, Kasturba Gandhi Nursing College motivated the students through SNA to participate in the various competitions under distinctive sub themes. On 08.05.2021, four students in a group participated in a short film competition under the sub theme of A voice to lead- Nursing the world to health, Nine Students participated in Puthiyakural Competition on sub theme Seviliyathuram. On 10.05.2021 Seven students participated in Nursetoonist – Cartoon Contest with the sub theme Aggrandize Nursing- Beyond the Horizon, On 11.05.2021 two students participated in NUR-Z-E- QUIZATHON with the sub theme An opportunity to learn beyond and teach beyond. Eight students participated in e-Rangoli with the sub theme A Vision for Future Health Care, fifteen students participated in e-Essay competition with the sub theme Nurses – Heroes on the Frontline, Meme contest with sub theme Covid 19 and its impact. On 12.05.2021 Power Point Presentation Competition with three sub themes: I Support Nurses – Health Care Angels, COVID – 19 Vaccines – How to educate the public, Effects of virus variants – Precautions and Preventions in which sevenstudents had participated which were organized by KGNC.
On the day of International Nurse’s Day, Faculty of KGNC joined virtually in the panel discussion with the theme Recognition of Nurses as Primary Health Care Practitioner: Need of the Hour organized by TNNMC from 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. Between 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm celebrated Nurses Day in the College with the welcome address by Ms. Kalavathy G, SNA Secretary B.Sc (N) IV Year, Dr. Renuka K, Principal, KGNC Unfolded the theme, followed by the Nurse’s Day wishes delivered by Kasturbians (Alumini), Winners were appreciated, Vote of Thanks delivered by Mr. Tamizanban C, SNA Treasurer, B. Sc (N) III Year.
Programme came to an end with the sapling plantation.