Four nurses from India including LVPEI’s G Vijaya - Network Head, Nursing, and B Yamuna - Nurse Educator, were part of the global conversation that took place with the British Royal Family to mark the International Nurses’ Day. They interacted with Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.
2020 marked the 200th Anniversary of Florence Nightingale in whose memory International Nurses' Day is celebrated on 12th May every year. Around 130 employees including ophthalmic nurse assistants and trainees from across the network connected through Zoom to celebrate this day on the theme given by International nursing council - ‘Nursing the world to Health’. Dr Prashanth Garg, Dr Subhadra Jalali, Dr Avik Kumar Roy and Dr Akshay Badakere addressed the event.