Liver Foundation, West Bengal

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Recent Events

Liver Foundation" West Bengal took part in the "Global Health Summit" organized by "American Association of Physicians from Indian Origin" at Kolkata from 28th December-30th December 2018.

December 28, 2017
Kolkata

Liver Foundation" West Bengal (LFWB) organized a post intervention workshop in Kolkata on 22nd December 2017 for Government Health Policy Makers" Pharmaceutical Industry and other Experts to intimate the study findings on Antibiotic use by Rural Health Care Providers in rural India. This was a part of research work on Antibiotic Use by Rural Health Care Providers in rural India in association with London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

December 22, 2017
Kolkata

Liver Foundation" West Bengal organized a post intervention workshop at Canning" South 24 Parganas on 21st December 2017 for Rural Health Care Providers of South 24 Parganas. This was a part of research work on Antibiotic Use by Rural Health Care Providers in rural India in association with London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

December 21, 2017
Canning" South 24 Parganas

5th Session of e-Learning program for RHCP was started on 5th December" 2017.

December 05, 2017
kolkata

A program on our "No Hep" and "Hepatitis Hour" was broadcasted in 98.9 FM" Radio Mirchi" by Mir in "Hi Kolkata" episode on 29th November" 2017.

November 29, 2017
kolkata

Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee" Chief Functionary" Liver Foundation" West Bengal" Dr. Dipesh Kumar Das" and Mr. Arindam Banerjee" attended the ECHO India Orientation event on 29th November 2017 in Pune" on behalf of the organization.

November 29, 2017
Pune

Hepatitis Hour was observed by the students of Scottish Church Collegiate School" Kolkata; Chowringhee High School" Kolkata; Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School" Kolkata on 28th November" 2017.

November 28, 2017
kolkata

Some dignitaries of "Gilead Sciences Inc" USA" visited at our Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences" Sonarpur on 8th November"2017.

November 08, 2017
our Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences, Sonarpur

Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee" Chief Functionary" Liver Foundation" West Bengal attended "American Public Health Association 2017"" the 145th Annual Meeting" 4-8 November"2017 at Atlanta" USA and also presented our research activities.

November 04, 2017
Atlanta

Dr. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee" Chief Functionary" Liver Foundation" West Bengal attended the "World Hepatitis Summit-2017" from 1-3 November"2017 organised by WHO and World Hepatitis Alliance in Brazil and presented our research activities on viral hepatitis . He also chaired a session in this Summit.

November 01, 2017
kolkata

Hepatitis Hour was observed by the students of Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School" Kolkata and Scottish Church Collegiate School" Kolkata on 30th October" 2017.

October 30, 2017
Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School, Kolkata and Scottish Church Collegiate School, Kolkata

Dr. Chandra Kant Patil Memorial Lecture -2017" on the topic "Donation or Investment- which one is more important/appropriate for health welfare" was held on 13th October" 2017 at Rotary Sadan" Kolkata to observe his 34th Birth anniversary. Eminent speakers were Sri Arup Raha" Dr. Tushar Kanjilal" Mr. Chandra Sekhar Ghosh" Dr. Kunal Sarkar" Dr. and Dr. Abhijit Chowdhury.

October 13, 2017
Rotary Sadan, Kolkata

Hepatitis Hour" was observed by the students of Scottish Church Collegiate School" Kolkata; Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School" Kolkata on 22th September and by the students of Chowringhee High School" Kolkata on 28th September" 2017.

September 28, 2017
Chowringhee High School, Kolkata

Empowerment program for Lakshyaved students was taken place on 24th September" 2017 at Baruipur Zilaparishad Complex" South24pgs. Dr. Saumitra Mohan" IAS and other dignitaries were present as speaker.

September 24, 2017
Baruipur Zilaparishad Complex

Policy Round Table Meeting on HBV and HCV prevention and care delivery in North-Eastern states of India was held on 10th September" 2017 at Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences" Sonarpur" in association with TATA TRUSTS. Health Officials of different North-Eastern states" NGOs and eminent media persons from this region" health agencies like" ICMR & WHO and different Pharmaceutical companies took part in this program.

September 10, 2017
Sonarpur

Hepatitis Patient Empowerment program was held on 2nd September" 2017 at our Central Office" Kolkata.

September 02, 2017
Our Central Office, Kolkata

Hepatitis Hour held at Scottish Church Collegiate School" Kolkata and Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School" Kolkata on 28th August" 2017. And this program was held at Chowringhee High School" Kolkata in presence of actor Tamal Roychowdhury on 29th August" 2017.

August 29, 2017
Scottish Church Collegiate School, Kolkata and Bagbazar Multipurpose Girl's School, kolkata

Lakshyaved-2017-19 session was started on 6th August" 2017 in Purulia.

August 06, 2017
Purulia

On 28th July" 2017 Liver Foundation" West Bengal observed the World Hepatitis Day with a program entitled as "Let"s Work Together". This program was started with a rally from the front gate of Victoria Memorial. Different stakeholders i.e. Government" Media" Civil Society" Artist Forum" Kolkata Police" Hepatitis Patients" Forum and School students took part in this program. We have planned to engage different schools to observe "Hepatitis Hour" on 28th of every month throughout the year to make grand success the global movement of Word Hepatitis Alliance "Eliminate Hepatitis by 2030". Chowringhee High School" Bagbazar Multipurpose Girls High School" Scottish Church Collegiate School from Kolkata and Shishu Shiksha Kendra High School of Purulia" has given consent to observe "Hepatitis Hour". "Aajkaal"" the renowned Bengali Daily Newspaper" has agreed to publish our messages on hepatitis" free of cost" on 28th of every month" throughout the year.

July 28, 2017
Victoria Memorial, kolkata

Entrance examination for "Lakshyaved-2017-19" session was held on 9th July" 2017 in Birbhum" Purulia and Baruipur" South 24 PGS.

July 09, 2017
Birbhum, Purulia and Baruipur, South 24 PGS

Hepatitis Patient Advocacy program was held on 1st July" 2017 at our Central Office" Kolkata.

July 01, 2017
Our Central Office, Kolkata.

Our hospital finally opened ALL ITS WINGS. Hon'ble President of India" Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated on 18th May" 2017 in the presence of the Chief Minister of West Bengal" Smt. Mamata Bannerjee and the General Secretary" Ramakrishna Math and Mission" Swami Subiranandaji Maharaj.

May 18, 2017
Kolkata

Medicine distribution at a very low cost" to the members of Hepatitis Patients' Forum" started from 2nd May"2017.

May 02, 2017
kolkata

Mrs. Arundhuti Bhattacharya" Chairman" State Bank of India" handed over a cheque for Rs.1.45 crores to our President Dr. Ashokananda Konar and Secretary Dr.Abhijit Chowdhury" for our hospital" IILDS" as CSR support" in an occasion at SBI Local Head Office on 8th April" 2017.

April 08, 2017
SBI Local Head Office

Social" Behavioral and Economic drivers of inappropriate antibiotic use by informal private health care providers in rural India" survey started on 21th March to 5th April 2017 at Birbhum (08 Block).

April 05, 2017
Birbhum (08 Block)