On the call of Indian Confederation of Medical Laboratory Sciences (ICMLS), an umbrella organization of more than 25 medical lab science associations, National Medical Laboratory Professionals’ Week has been celebrated throughout the Country from 17th July to 23rd July, 2017. On the last day, a LAB WALK has been organised at India Gate, New Delhi on today 23rd July, 2017 to aware the general public about the role of medical lab professionals in present health care system. As a part of it Blood Sugar and BP monitoring was done for public.
During the week, many Scientific, social and cultural programmes like Scientific CME, Symposium, Blood donation camp, Eye donation awareness camp, Organ donation awareness camp and screening camp have been organised by the medical laboratory professionals of government and private health establishments across the country. The Importance of medical lab Profession and professionals have been highlighted by holding various programmes.