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First Advanced & Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO & BLSO) Course

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune successfully conducted the first Advanced & Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO & BLSO) Course from 6th-8th October in Collaboration with the American Academy of Family Physicians. The course was inaugurated by the chief guest, Hon. Chancellor Dr. P. D. Patil Sir, guests of honour, Pro-chancellor Dr. Bhagyashree Patil Madam, Vice Chancellor, Dr. N. J. Pawar Sir, Trustee & Treasurer Dr. Yashraj Patil, Trustee Dr. Smita Jadhav, Advisor to Chancellor Dr. Jayraj Sir, Director IQAC, DPU, Dr. Vatsalaswamy Madam, Dean Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar, Advisory Board Member Dr. Sajjini Thomas, AAFP instructor Dr. Sajith Mohan, and Dr. Harshad Dongare graced the occasion. Dean Dr. J. S. Bhawalkar Sir welcomed all the esteemed guests and felicitated the chief guest and guests of honour.

Pro-chancellor Dr. Bhagyashree Patil Madam in her address congratulated Dr. Sajjini Thomas for collaborating with DPU Hospital and invited her to visit our organisation to promote more such training programs. The course director of ALSO/BLSO Dr. Meenal Patvekar gave the overview of the course where a total of 30 participants underwent training for the provider course. The licensed instructors Dr. Meenal Patvekar, Dr. Prashant Suryarao, Dr. Sajith Mohan, and Dr. Harshad Dongare conducted the course over the period of 3 days.