Public Awareness Seminar on Epilepsy – Purple Day .
Sterling Hospital organized a Public Awareness Seminar on 28th March, 2019, at J B Auditorium, AMA. Ms. Cassidy Megan (Founder, Purple Day), Dr. Sudhir Shah (Professor & Director of Neurology), Dr. Nirmal Surya (Founder Trustee & Chairman, Epilepsy Foundation, Mumbai), Dr. Mayank Patel (President, Ahmedabad Neurology Academy) & Dr. Shalin Shah (Assistant Professor SVP Hospital ) delivered talks on various aspects influencing society beliefs.
They also made people aware about Myths & Facts associated with Epilepsy & gave knowledge of Dos & Don’ts during a seizure. More than 450 people attended the program. A book on Epilepsy was launched by the dignitaries which will help people to understand epilepsy better.