World Thalassemia Day is internationally observed in order to spread awareness about the disease, the well-being of patients and its preventive measures. Thalassemia patients along with their families were invited to University of Central Punjab to observe Thalassemia day.
Dr. Yasmin Ehsan who is currently serving as Coordinator of Punjab Thalassemia Prevention Program appeared as Guest of Honor and talked about prevention of Thalassemia.
Representatives of different welfare organizations working on thalassemia also joined i.e. Thalassemia Society of Pakistan, Punjab Thalassemia Prevention Program, Fatimid Foundation, Aamina Bashir Foundation, Sundas Foundation, Red Crescent and Children Hospital.