As a part of Global hand washing day October 15 2023, Department of Public Health Dentistry, Azeezia Dental college, Kollam in association with NSS unit(NSS/SFU/KLM/KIHS/3) conducted an awareness on importance of hand washing and hand hygiene for students and patients.
The 2023 Global Hand washing day theme is “Clean hands are within reach”. This year theme highlights the progress that has been made around hand hygiene commitment and action in recent years, while also calling for more concerted efforts to ensure hand hygiene targets are met.
The objective of global hand washing day is to teach students and patient that hand washing helps them and their communities to stay healthy and to reduce the probability of sickness. In this event an awareness campaigns was held for students and patient together with the distribution of pamphlets and posters regarding the same was pasted all over the washing areas of the college campus.