Golden Jubilee Year Celebrations 2006-2007

Family Welfare Training and Research Centre (FWTRC) Mumbai is proud to announce the celebrations of its Golden Jubilee Year in 2006-2007. It is a premier central training institute under Union Ministry of health and Family Welfare, New Delhi. Established in June 1957, it was the first family welfare training centre in India set up with a view to impart various training programs in key health areas of health, to conduct researches and also to deliver family welfare services in community. In near future the institute has vision to develop itself as an apex institute for para- medical personnel in training, policy and research.

Being the 50th year since inception, the centre plans to celebrate by organizing seminars, workshops, and conferences on key issues in public health at national, regional and local levels throughout the year.

The tentative programme for the year

MonthSeminarsLevelContact person
JulyLecture on "Population Dynamics of Youth in India" by Prof Mari Bhat ,IIPSLocalDr J Murthy
AugustSeminar on NRHMRegionalDr S Ghosh, Dr S Khera
September Seminar on "Public health Aspect of lung Health"LocalDr Behra, Dr S Khera
SeptemberSeminar on IDSPRegionalDr S Khera, Dr NRK Behra
October Seminar on Issues and Challenges in Immunization NationalDr N Rahate, Mrs Kamini Puthran
December Seminar on Shortages in Paramedical health Care personnel in health care delivery systems.Regional Mr Mohata, Mr Saxena
November Seminar on Lifestyle diseases National Dr NRK Behra, Dr N Rahate
March Seminar on Disaster Management Regional Dr J Murthy, Dr S Ghosh
June Golden Jubillee conclusion programme National Faculty of FWTRC

The institute also proposes to start new short and long-term courses during the golden jubilee year. The new courses to be conducted are as follows.

Month Course Contact person
August/September PG diploma in Community Health Dr S Ghosh
November Short Course In Immunization Dr NRK Behra
November Short course in communication Mr Mohata
DecemberShort course in Training of trainers Dr N Rahate
December Specialized course in Safe motherhood Dr Suparna Khera
January Certificate course in RCH Dr N Rahate