DMSRDE Organised Vaccination Camp

The Defence Materials & Stores Research & Development Establishment (DMSRDE), Kanpur, organised a Vaccination Camp during first week of April 2000. The aim of the camp was to provide the employees and their families vaccination and protection against Hepatitis- B virus at subsidised rate. About 267 adults and 49 children below 10 years were administered the first dose of vaccination. The subsequent second and third doses will be administered at an interval of one month and six months, respectively. Dr (Mrs) Prabha Venkataramani, Chief Medical Officer, DMSRDE, supervised the vaccination programme.