Series of convention with disabled people, international spine & spinal injuries conference (ISSICON) under the banner of spinal cord society (INDIA) (Nearly 40 international spine specialties & 100 national level spinal surgeon & rehab specialties joined the meet.
Celebrate of state convention on disability on 3rd December 2010 along with protest against the poor facilities & services for challenged people at college square & walk with the wheel chair reaching to University Institute hall & nearly one thousand disabled people jotted & interacted , in the presence of supreme court justice Altamas kabir & Justice Shyardan Sen . Children from alakenda bodh Niketan presented nice dance, drama, singer Swapan Basu,actress loket chatterjee presented their good wishes & welcomed .
It is well known to you that Medical Rehabilitation Center at TRA Hospital is working for paralytic and disabled patients for last five years with full dedication.
On the eve of "World Peace Day", Mr. Dilip Manna, who has been seriously injured in the recent war and bomb blast in Lebanon by the Israel soldiers, is being received by Medical Rehabilitation Center with the entire responsibility of treatment. MRC and the entire doctor's society of Kolkata is standing in the whole world in this "World Peace Day" (1 st September). On this eve, we have arranged a small but touching program with lunch at 1 PM inside TRA Hospital premises. Eminent doctors, social workers and eminent personalities of Kolkata was present in this occasion. I would like to spread this great message of World peace to this war prone society.
We organized the annual conference of Medical Rehabilitation Center held on 10th June, 2006 at Saturday Club at 7 PM along with publication of our supplementary (REHAB - SPECIAL). We were highly delighted to get Mr. Pratim Chattopadhyay, Hon'ble minister, who inaugurated and participated this program as a Chief Guest.
We inaugurated our second high profile Rehabilitation. unit (4 bedded) at Lifeline Nursing Home. Our supplementary REHAB - SPECIAL was also published in this auspicious occasion.
Medical Rehabilitation Center, the only private sector hospital in Eastern India for treatment of thousands of Paralytic & Disabled. people of West Bengal, organized a two-day Conference on Rheumatological & Neurological Rehabilitation on 23rd & 24th November, 2003 at The Indian Science Congress Association. Since Rehabilitation forms an integral part of treatment of Rheumatological & Neurological patients, the chief purpose of this Conference was to motivate the doctors and conscious people of our country to accept and recognize the importance of Rehabilitation for the benefits of the patients and society at large. The conference was inaugurated by Mr.Shyam Sundar Gupta-Humble Ex-Mayor & Ex- M. P. & advocate, Kolkata High Court and was enlightened by the present of famous luminaries like U.K based renowned Rheumatologist Dr. Terence Gibson -President, Guy's and St.Thomas'Hospitals, RFC, London. Dr.Milind Deogaonkar-Head of the Dept of Neurosurgery, National Neurosciences Center, Kolkata, Dr. Prof. T. K. Biswas Ex-Professor & Head of the Dept. of Medicine, Calcutta National Medical College. Dr. R. P. Sengupta-Consultant senior Neurosurgeon, Newcastle General Hospital, U.K. & Chairman & visiting consultant, National Neurosciences Center, Kolkata, Father of Neuromedicine in Kolkata -Dr. N. N. Sarangi, Dr. Jan Jakubowski, Neurosurgeon -Royal Hallanshire Hospital, Sheffield, England. A good number of eminent orthopaediclans, neurologists, physical medicine experts & general medicine practitioners also participated.
The Conference provided a solid ground where all the medical stalwarts of India & aboard met and exchanged many innovative and latest developments in the field of Rehabilitation. The conference was a great success entirely because of the painstaking, relentless effort of Dr. M. M. Ghatak and his sincere team.
It is with these successive & repeated ventures organized by Medical Rehabilitation Center, a new Rehabilitation Movement has gathered momentum & slowly but surely spreading its wings to reach newer heights in the Medical World-sincere thanks to the only "Man behind the Mission", a firm believer & lone fighter of Rehabilitation Movement in Kolkata - Dr. M. M. Ghatak.
In the coming years we will be organizing similar kinds of conferences on a bigger scale where we sincerely seek your wholehearted & active participation.
You may have heard many such stories. These are sad tales of people left with partial or total disability because they were not treated with full rehabilitation principles but were given incomplete treatment.
When one meets with an accident or suffers from some disability, he needs to be attended by not one but several specialists to cover all the aspects of his recovery.