The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar Medical Unit in collaboration with the KIMS Hospital, Bhubaneswar organised a health camp at the Community Centre in its campus here on Saturday.
IIT BBS Director Prof RV Raja Kumar inaugurated the camp and stressed that students often owing to their immersive study schedules and paucity of time often neglect their heath.
He also said that the camp was organised in the best interest of our student community and appreciated the initiative by the medical unit headed by Dr M A Khan, in collaboration with KIMS Hospital.
A total of 247 students were checked by a team of medicine specialists, gynaecologists, physiotherapist, ophthalmologist and dental surgeon from the KIMS Hospital. A series of tests, viz., free blood sugar test, ECG (on doctor’s advice), eyecheck-up were also undertaken.