IQAC and Department of Microbiology of Annai Violet Arts and Science College, Ambattur, organised a live webinar on "COVID VACCINES - A Defense for Pandemic" on 16.04.21 at 11.00 am.The Resource Person for this program was Dr. O. S. Aysha, Head, PG and Research Department of Microbiology, Mohammed Sathak College of Arts and Science. The session began with the welcome address by Ms. Usharani of II B. Sc Microbiology. Followed by this, the Chief Guest was introduced by Dr. V. Hamsavathani, Head, Department of Microbiology, AVASC. The guest explained SARS CoV 2, its symptoms, complications and current scenario of the spread of the pandemic disease. She briefed on the preparation of various kinds of vaccines available and their effects on human body with scientific specifications. She had also addressed on who should not be vaccinated and listed the aftereffects of vaccines. Covishield and covaxin were discussed ELABORATELY alongside other vaccines under experiment.The session was highly informative. On the whole, 400 participants viewed the live streaming on YouTube. The questionnaire session was conducted by Dr. V. Shyamala, Asst. Prof. from Microbiology. The speaker answered all the questions posted on the chat box. The program ended with the vote of thanks rendered by Ms. Birundha, II B. Sc Microbiology. The entire session was hosted by Ms. Priyanka of II B. Sc Microbiology.
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