World Autism Awareness Day – 2017 was observed at Baby Memorial Hospital on 03-04-17, which was organised by Centre of Excellence in Child Care, BMH & MathrubhumiGrihalakshmiVedi.
Dr.Beena Johnson gave the welcome speech. Mrs. Prameela Nair gave presidential address. The program was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Dr.Soman Jacob. Dr.Shaji Thomas John was the Guest of honour. Dr. KV Sahasranam, Mrs. SreejaPadmajan& Mrs. RatnaSudhakaran gave felicitations. Mrs DhanyaRanjith gave vote of thanks.
Following the inaugural ceremony, Seminar for the public, on “Child Development and Early Intervention in Autism” was conducted by Dr.BeenaJohnson, Senior consultant in Child Guidance.