Doctor- Patient Awareness Rally Free Health camp to commemorate World Heart Day in Jabalpur
Sees enthusiastic participation from Doctors and people from different walks of life
Jabalpur, September 29, 2012: World Heart Day was observed in Jabalpur by doctors and patients, coming together and joining hands, to encourage preventive healthcare and healthy lifestyle. The initiative was supported by Glenmark, the global integrated pharmaceuticals company.
The awareness rally which started from Jabalpur Hospital saw enthusiastic participation of Doctors and people from different walks of life. To mark the occasion, Glenmark also organized a Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) camp for the general public at Jabalpur Hospital. Tests like Blood Sugar and Blood Pressure (BP), Micral and Body Fat Analyzer were conducted free of charge under the supervision of distinguished cardiologist from Jabalpur hospital and research centre - Dr. Mahesh P Agarwala.
Apart from Jabalpur, Glenmark is organising similar activities in over 10 cities across the country to mark World Heart Day. World Heart Day is globally held on the last Sunday of September each year to inform people about cardiovascular diseases, which are the biggest cause of death worldwide. The event also aims to promote preventative measures that reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
About Glenmark : Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (GPL) is a research-driven, global, integrated pharmaceutical company and ranked among the top 100 Pharma Biotech companies of the world in terms of revenues. Glenmark is a leading player in the discovery of new molecules both NCEs and NBEs. Glenmark has several molecules in various stages of clinical development and primarily focused in the areas of Inflammation, Pain and oncology. The company has significant presence in branded formulations across emerging economies including India. Its subsidiary, Glenmark Generics Limited services the requirements of the US and Western Europe markets.
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