Dr Vikram, the brand ambassador of MIOT Hospitals and UN Habitat inaugurated the vaccination camp at MIOT Hospitals today. MIOT Hospitals which is famous for treating liver disease now provides special camp “Liver for Life” on July 31 to August 6, 2011. ‘Liver for Life’ an awareness, prevention and treatment camp for liver diseases organized to celebrate world hepatitis day. The motto of this program is making awareness about the dangerous HBV and preventing public especially children from the deadly disease.
For executing this cause they are doing a campaign called “B” Poddu (“B” போடு). MIOT Hospitals have organized a free Hepatitis B vaccination camp.
Over 25000 people including school children enthusiastically participated in this camp and they were vaccinated as well. Food supplements have been given freely to children below 8 years who participated in this camp. DR Mohandas, DR Prithivi Mohandas and Dr Mallika Mohandas along with Dr George Chandy are the main pillars of “B” Poddu.