Burn prevention Awareness Programme

The Burns Prevention awareness program was started since 1974.Every year the awareness program is conducted on Burns Prevention & Skin Donation. Audio-visual presentation in various languages like, English, Marathi or Hindi is delivered in various schools, collages, Fire-fighting departments, senior citizen clubs, corporate office etc in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai and Thane area.Targeted Audience:

  • School students (Std.v,vi,vii)
  • College students
  • Fire-fighting departments
  • Senior citizen
  • Corporate Offices.
  • Co-operative Hsg. Society Members
  • Various Clubs
  • NGO’S

Burns Prevention and Skin Donation awareness program are carried out every year during June to December. Each year about 100 schools are covered. An Impact Test is also conducted to assess the knowledge gained. Based on the results of Impact Test prize distribution is also organized in the month of January every year.

Dr. Shilpa Karnik giving lecture on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at New Horizon Public School, Airoli
Mrs. Sheetal Bidwai giving lecture on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at NNMC School,
Mr. Navin Vazirani giving lecture on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at School, Airoli
Impact Test on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at NNMC School,
Impact Test on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at Muazuddin HIgh School, Airoli
Impact Test on Burns Prevention and Skin Donation at ICL HIgh School,,Vashi

Prize Distribution Programme : 2016-2017

From Left Dr. Sunil M. Keswani , (Medical Director National Burns Centre) , Mrs. Sandra Shroff,( President of National Burns Centre )and Chief guest Dr.Nicholas Correa, (Principal of New Horizon Public School, Airoli )
Dr. Sunil M. Keswani addressing the students
1st prize winning school (Shreeram Vidhyalya School, Airoli )
2nd awinning school (St.Xavier’s School, Airoli )

Prize Distribution Programme : 2015-2016

Mr. Sandeep Shah,( Governing council member of National Burns Centre )
Chief guest Rtn. Kuldeep Rakhi giving best teacher award to Ms. Smita Desai (NHP School)
1st prize winning school (New Horizon public School, Airoli)
2nd prize winning school (Atomic Energy School, Airoli)

Prize Distribution Programme : 2014-2015

From Left Dr. Sunil M. Keswani , (Medical Director National Burns Centre) , Mr. Arvinda Mandke (Chief Fire Officer – Thane) and Rtn.Kiran Vora (Chief Guests)
Students from different schools participating in a Prize Distribution
1st prize winning school (Saraswati Vidhyalya Marathi Medium School, Airoli )
2nd prize winning school (Charted English High School, Airoli )