3rd Int’l Spinal Cord Injury Day today

Staff Correspondent | Published: 00:05, Sep 05,2018

 
 

With the theme Stop Spinal Cord Injury, the International Spinal Cord Society and the Asian Spinal Cord Network will jointly observe the 3rd International Spinal Cord Injury Day today.
As a part of the initiative, the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed at Savar, along with its other associate organisations, would hold day-long programmes in Dhaka, said a press release on Tuesday.
The aim of the programme is to increase awareness about spinal cord injury among people.
The day-long programme will start with a rally at 8:00am.
A discussion session on the causes, consequences and management of spinal cord injury would be held on the CRP premises at 10:00am, the release said.
Hedayetullah Al Mamoon, chairman of Bangladesh NGO Foundation, will attend the discussion session as chief guest while CRP executive director Md Shafiq-ul Islam will preside over the programme.
The CRP, a non-government organisation, which stands for treatment and rehabilitation for the spinal cord injured people, was established in 1979.
It established Spinal Cord Injuries' Development Association Bangladesh in 2011.

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