Two-day National level training at Lady Irwin College

NCEARD conducted a training workshop on ‘Strengthening maternal nutrition services in antenatal care (health facilities, PMSMA and VHSND)’. The training was attended by representatives/speakers from the selected organizations including INREM Foundation, Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital, Alive and Thrive, Maulana Azad Medical College, National Institute of Nutrition, UNICEF (Telangana), International Institute for Population Sciences, Lady Hardinge Medical College, GTB Hospital, ENVisions Institute of Development, NCEAR-A, All India Institute of Medical Sciences and NCEAR-D, Lady Irwin College

The training was provided through presentations, demonstration, and practice clinics. Sessions were inclusive of orientation of the protocol, technical algorithm, anthropometry and blood pressure measurement, assessment of clinical signs, data entry (register/screening format/CSPro), analysis and reporting, operational protocol, counseling, measurement techniques of biochemical parameters, monitoring and evaluation A total of 30 participants were trained and the feedback received from participants indicated an overall rating of 4.0 (out of 5) on day 1 and 4.2 (out of 5) on day 2, respectively.