World Epilepsy day

World Epilepsy day was observed on 28.11.2013 for the patients suffering from epilepsy around 45 epilepsy patients participated in the awareness programme organized by the department of Community medicine in coordination with department of neurology.


Innovative Practices

  • A Broader View of Health & Disease: Community Medicine is the only department that takes the student out of the narrow hospital based setting and exposes him to the larger social and environmental context of health and disease through Community Orientation Programs.

Memorandum Of Understanding (Mou) With Foreign University

Department Of Community Medicine, SRM Medical College and Research Centre, SRM University (SRM), Kattankulathur, India and School Of Public Health and Community Medicine, The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia singed an MoU on 11.4.2012

The objectives of the technical cooperation contemplated in the present MOU is to promote activities in fields that will enhance both institutions’ scientific, educational and technical cooperation interest.

Heath Awareness Exhibition and Medical Camp

Heath awareness exhibition and medical camp for Self Help Group of Kancheepuram District

The department of community medicine in coordination with all the clinical department of SRM Medical College Hospital had conducted an  health awareness exhibition and medical checkup for 5000 self help group member in the three years on 16th of March 2013& 14 4th April 2015 on international women’s day. 

Community Development Programme

Community Orientation Programme

Under this program the first year MBBS students were given orientation towards rural community and they were allotted family with they will follow during their MBBS course  and take care of their family  under Family Health advisory programme. 

Inauguration of Clinical Epidemiology Unity

Clinical epidemiological unity was inaugurated at our SRM medical College on 26.6.2015 organized by the department of community medicine.

The unit was inaugurated by our respected Dean Dr.A. Sundaram in the presence of our Vice principal and deputy dean Dr.K. Gireesh , president  and secretary  of India CLEN. 

World Breast Feeding Week 1-7 August 2015

World breast feeding was observed in the rural health training centre. Mothers from the services area participated in the program.

There were competition for well baby, quiz program for mothers on importance of breast feeding and drama and villupattu were also part of the programme. The progarmme was attende by our respected Dean Dr. a. Sundaram  and distributed prizes for  winners. 

Dengue Awareness Campaign

The rural health training centre under department of Community medicine had conducted dengue awareness campaign  for service area coming under RHTC just before start of the monsoon from September 2015 to November 2015.

The people in 9 villages under RHTC (Mamandur, Vadapathy Meiyur , Sirupinayur, S. Mambakkam ,Thiruvanthavar, Kodithandalam ,Natarajapuram and Samathuvapuram)  participated in the awareness programme . 

27th Road safety week

27th 'Road Safety Week'   was observed on behalf of SRM Medical College Hospital and Research centre in collaboration with GMR express high way Ltd on 13.1. 2016, around 200 truck divers were screened for general health, ophthalmology and HIV Testing and health education on safe driving. They were also supplied with first Aid Kit.  

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