Active Heart Foundation
One of the intentions of AHS is to conduct International holistic canclaves, conferences, seminars, workshops etc. to create awareness among physicians, other medical personnel and public about cardiac related problems and providing first aid.
An International Holistic Cardiology Canclave was conducted to more than 500 doctors from various countries including U.S.A.on July 28th and 29th, 2018 to create awareness among physicians about cardiac related problems and providing first aid at Ida Scudder Hall, Velammal Medical College and Hospital and Research Institute, Madurai.
Chief Guest: Ms. Nirmala Seethraman, Defence Minister, Government of India.
During her inaugural address, Ms.Nirmala Seetharaman, Union Defence Minister lauded the initiative launched at the conference by AHF train people on CPR and use of AED which are to be installed in public places by AHF She appreciated the organisers for training the Doctors working on rural areas on first response to be given to persons having cardiac problems. Dr. A. Mathavan has demonstrated the CPR technique and use of AED facility on the stage for the benefit of the audience. He also invited Ms.Nirmala Seetharaman to give a try who also tried to learn the technique enthusiastically.