The E-Newsletter of Cancer Patients Aid Association

May- 2006

CANCER CONNECT

31ST MAY - WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY 2006  

Every year, 31st May globally is observed as “World No Tobacco Day”. The main focus of this event is to create awareness about the ill-effects of tobacco.The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2006 is "Tobacco: Deadly in any form". To mark the occasion, CPAA's Prevention & Early detection team organised a cancer screening camp for the personnel and families of the Mumbai Police. This camp was inaugurated by actor Sunil Shetty and graced by many senior Police officials. 

PATIENT CARE ACTIVITIES - MAY 2006

TOTAL NO. OF PATIENTS AIDED 143
TOTAL NO. OF PATIENTS VISITED AT HOSPITAL, WARD & INSTITUTES 300
TOTAL NO. OF PATIENTS COUNSELED & GUIDED 781
AMBULANCE SERVICE COVERING  820 patients
AWARENESS LECTURES COVERING  200 people

FORTHCOMING EVENTS 

ART CAMP

CPAA and Young FICCI Ladies Organisation (YFLO) are organising an art camp at the Renaissance Centre, Mumbai to raise funds. The camp is scheduled from 7-13th July, both days inclusive. Women artists from India and abroad will work on the theme of women from the Mahabharata at this camp.

During the camp, participants would create two works of approximate size 3'x3' and 2'x2'. The latter will be included in an art exhibition, "Colours of Life" being organised by Cancer Patients Aid Association at the Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai from 24th-31st July 2006. The larger work will be auctioned during a fashion show.

GHAZAL KHAZANA


Every year CPAA along-with the Parents Association Thallasemic Unit Trust(PATUT) spear-headed by noted ghazal singer Mr. Pankaj Udhas get together the country's finest ghazal singers to present "Ghazal Khazana". Ghazal Khazana is truly a treasure of talent where a wide spectrum of artistes like Nina and Rajinder Mehta, Mitalee and Bhupinder Singh, Ahmed and Mohammed Hussain, Talat Aziz, Penaz Masani, Anup Jalota and Pankaj Udhas himself perform. This 2-day concert will be held at at the Regal Room – Oberoi Hotels and Resorts, Mumbai  on 28th & 29th July 2006.

CONTACT US

CORPORATE OFFICE  DIAGNOSTIC CENTERS
Smt. Panadevi Dalmia Cancer
Management Centre
King George V Memorial,
Dr. E. Moses Road,
Mahalakshmi, Mumbai-11
Tel: +91 22 2492 4000/ 8775
Fax: +91 22 2497 3599
Suman Ramesh Tulsiani Diagnostic and Rehabilitation Centre
Prabhadevi Industrial Estate, Gala No. 15, 1st floor, Next to Domino's Pizza,  Opp. Siddhivinayak Temple, Prabhadevi, Mumbai-25
Tel: +91 22 2438 3296 / 56256349
 Lila Kishanchand Shahani Clinical Diagnostic Centre
1st Floor, Naigaon Municipal Maternity Hospital, Dahivalkar Road, Opp. BDD Chawl No. 6&7, Next to Police Grounds,
Naigaon, Mumbai-14
Tel: +91 22 2412 1680
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