Alumni engagement guest lecture series – 08/2020

Department of Community Health Nursing, Manipal College of Nursing Manipal has organized alumni guest lecture on the topic Perspective on School health and role of School Health Nurse on 22 September 2020 between 11 am – 12 pm. Mrs Jane Jyothi Mathias, School Health Nurse, The English Play Group (alumnus of MCON MSc-N- 2016-2018 batch) discussed on the role and responsibilities of a School Health Nurse. She highlighted on the medications and equipment needed in School for providing basic nursing care for children in school and also regarding referral to the ministry health authority. She shared her experiences of being a School Health Nurse and the criteria for aspiring a job as a School Health Nurse. The session was deliberated using Microsoft teams platform. Total 127 participants including faculty members and students from 4th year BSc(N) and II year PBBSc (N) attended the session. This program was coordinated by Mrs Reshma R Kotian, Lecturer, Manipal College of Nursing Manipal, MAHE, Manipal.