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National Conference on Autism

Saveetha College of Occupational Therapy conducted a National Conference on 02.02.2024 to observe World Autism Awareness Day at Kurinji Hall, SIMATS. Prof.Dr.S.Suresh Kumar, Vice Chancellor, SIMATS inaugurated the program and addressed the gathering with his inspiring speech. The guest speakers for the conference were Dr.Lal D.V.Nair, Developmental and Behavioural Pediatrician, Saveetha Medical College, Dr.Poongodi Bala, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Mr.Joseph Thomas Raj Bedford, Lecturer, Christian Medical College, Mr.Ramanathan, Assistant Professor, SLHS, Mrs.Arthi Baranidharan, Director of Impower rehabilitation centre, and Mrs.Jasmine Christy, Special Educator. The speakers delivered lectures on their respective topics, imparting valuable knowledge to the attendees. The event featured release of updated version of Tamil Nadu Clinical Directory ,Parents home program guideline Book,and  Research articles published in the year 2022-2023 based on Autism. Nearly 500 students and professionals attended the Conference. The program also included competitions such as Quiz, Poster Presentation. The winners of the competitions were awarded and participation certificates were distributed to the attendees.

Autism Awareness rally

Saveetha College of Occupational Therapy in Collaboration with Chaitanya Therapy center conducted World Autism Day Awareness Rally at SIMATS on 01.04.2024. The Chief Guest Mr.Srinath, Actor and Director, inaugurated the rally by waiving the flag. He also released the Autism awareness Pamphlet and started the signature campaign. Dr.M.Arun Kumar, Principal of SCOT and EC member- AIOTA, the event Coordinator Dr.S.Sivapriya, SCOT, other faculty members, Mrs.Geeva Kamalraj, Director, Chaitanya Therapy center, Student Coordinators, students from SCOT and other colleges were present at the event.

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