Social Services & Extension Activities

Counselling on Filaria

Filariasis is an infectious tropical disease caused by any one of several thread-like parasitic round worms. The two species of worms most often associated with this disease are Wuchereria bancrofti and Brugia malayi. The larval form of the parasite transmits the disease to humans by the bite of a mosquito

The Department of Community Medicine, Integral Institute of Medical ScieScience & Research organized a counselling on FILARIA on 27-01-2020 at Rural Health and Training Centre (RHTC) Sansarpur, Integral Institute of medical sciences and research (IIMSR), Lucknow. Provision of health counselling is for promoting and maintaining individuals, family and community health.

Number of beneficiaries: 17,

Number of Faculty/Staff involved: 5

Number of students participated: 27