1.GUEST LECTURE ON “EXCLUSIVE BREAST FEEDING: COUNSELLING FOR NEW MOTHERS”:
A Guest Lecture was organized by department of Child Health Nursing on “Exclusive breastfeeding: counselling for new mothers” on 31/08/2021 at Ramaiah institute of nursing education and research. The Guest Lecture was delivered by Dr. Maheshwari.M, an international board certified Lactation consultant, she emphasized on the benefits of breastfeeding, initiation, positions, correct latching and management of breast feeding related issues.
2. GUEST LECTURE ON “PREGNANCY AND BIRTH: AN AYURVEDA PERSPECTIVE”
The department of OBG nursing, Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Education and Research, organized a guest lecture on “Pregnancy and birth: An Ayurveda Perspective” on 30.10.21.The guest invited was Dr. Savitha S Patil, Professor and H.O.D, Prasuthi thanthra and Sthree roga, Sri Sri Ayurveda Hospital, Bangalore .She explained about the ayurvedic approaches in preconception care, pregnancy and puerperium. Management of gynaecological disorders were also discussed in brief during the lecture. This lecture gave students an insight about importance of dinacharya and yoga in the maintenance of health. 46 students belonging to 3rd year GNM, 4th year B.Sc. nursing, 1st and 2nd PBBSc. Nursing, 1st and 2nd MSc. Nursing were benefited by the lecture. The students asked several doubts regarding the ayurvedic management of obstetric and gynaecological problems.
3. E-POSTER PRESENTATION ON “COMMON SOCIAL PROBLEMS”:
E-poster presentation competition was organized on “Common social problems” (illiteracy, poverty , substance abuse and AIDS) on 07.09.2021 and 08.09.2021 from the department of sociology for 2nd year B.Sc. nursing students. Students participated actively in the competition.
4. ORIENTATION WORKSHOP ON “ORIENTATION TO REVISED B.Sc. NURSING SYLLABUS”
A Virtual training program was organized by Indian Nursing Council on “Orientation to revised B.Sc Nursing syllabus” for all the nursing faculty from 01.09.2021 to 04.09.2021 on Zoom platform. All the faculty of RINER have actively participated in this virtual training program.
5. SADBHAVANA DIWAS CELEBRATION:
Sadbhavana Diwas was organized at Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Education and Research, Bengaluru-54, through National Service Scheme Unit on 18-08-2021.The programme began with the NSS Invocation song. Significance of the day was explained. The main theme of “Sadbhavana” is to promote good will, national integrity and communal harmony among the people of India irrespective of caste, creed and religion. The theme is promoted by taking “Sadbhavana Day Pledge”. Programme ended with the NSS power clap.
6. Guest Lecture on “Role of Psychiatric Nurse Consultant”
A Virtual Guest Lecture was organized by the Department of Mental Health Nursing on “Role of Psychiatric Nurse Consultant” on 20.12.2021 at Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Education and Research. The Lecture was delivered by Dr. Arunjyoti Baruah (Ph.D), Professor and HOD, Department of Psychiatric Nursing, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Assam. 150 participants were benefited from the Guest lecture.
7. Tenth Annual Workshop on “Basic Research Methodology”
Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Education & Research (RINER) in collaboration with Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences conducted the Tenth annual workshop on “Basic Research Methodology” from 9th March to 11th March 2022. The workshop was attended by forty-eight delegates that included PG students from nursing, Physiotherapy and Public Health, UG nursing students and nursing faculty from different parts of Karnataka. The resource persons were from RINER, Life and allied health science, RUAS, St.John’s Research Institute, Ramaiah International Centre for Public Health Innovations and Ramaiah Medical College. All participants highly appreciated the scientific sessions and expressed their satisfaction about the workshop.
8. INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
On the occasion of International Women’s day on 15th March 2022, RINER had organized Essay competition on Gender based violence: Why women are target and Panel discussion on Women empowerment – Thoughts from Indian states for nursing students. Around 43 students had participated in Essay competition and student representatives from various states such as North, North-East, West Bengal, Kerala and Karnataka actively participated in panel discussion. The event was followed by prize distribution to the best speaker of Panel discussion.