Special Leprosy Awareness Program in Batticaloa District.
Leprosy Awareness Program for Medical Officers and Health Staff in BH- Eravur, Kalawanchikudy,TH- Batticaloa
Monitoring and Evaluation was conducted at RDHS - Batticaloa and TH- Batticaloa
Enhance Leprosy case finding through awareness generation among target audience Ayurvedic physicians.
More than 200 Ayurvedic physicians from 5 districts namely Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Galle and Matara, participated in the 5 awareness programs on Leprosy conducted by Anti Leprosy Campaign in the months of September & October 2022.
Local training for Medical Officers in Dermatology Clinics / Medical Officers of Health / Regional Epidemiologists / PHI-LC / SPHI / PHI
The Anti Leprosy Campaign periodically conducts training programmes for the above categories. These training programmes cover epidemiology of leprosy, diagnosis and treatment, disability management, health information management system and basics about disease surveillance.
Local training for PHLTS (students and in-service training) / Pharmacists / Physiotherapists/ Occupational therapists
The Anti Leprosy Campaign also conducts training programmes for the above categories. These training programmes cover the above mentioned topics specially highlighting the Slit Skin smears and other investigations used in leprosy, disability and rehabilitation and drug management.