Calmed at RI Convention Seoul

Calmed at RI Convention Seoul RI Convention in Seoul was a grand affair, with over 40 thousand registrants from 120 countries, but the spread-out city of 10 million people meant long journeys to Conference morning and evening. Speakers There was a galaxy of eminent speakers including RI President Ravi , Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Read More

Calmed at Seoul RI Convention 2016

Calmed at Seoul RI Convention 2016 Come and see us at the Rotary International Convention at Seoul on 28 May – 1 June 2016. Find PDG Dr Himansu Basu at the Calmed Booth (No 2609), or hear him at our Calmed workshop: 31 May: ‘Interactive Workshop on CalmedVTT’ at Kintex 2 Room 308 or 1st Read More

VTT Visits Bhuj 2016

VTT Visits Bhuj 2016 Tuesday 1st March – it was a bright sunny day, started with lectures on Infection control, obstetric emergencies and raised blood pressure. These were followed by discussions, demonstration of videos and break out sessions with hands on training on skills equipment. Throughout the day the training was undertaken by the group Read More

Blog update from PDG Dr Himansu Basu

Blog update from PDG Dr Himansu Basu left home on a cold windy morning on Thursday last (25th Feb 2016); arrived in Mumbai on a warm early morning .This was quite a challenge to the system. Met my fellow VTT member, Dr Ishita Mishra at Mumbai airport on Friday on way to Bhuj. We arrived Read More

Spreading the Calmed Message

Spreading the Calmed Message PDG DR Himansu Basu continues to spread the word about the Calmed initiative to reduce unnecessary Maternal deaths, through our Rotary VTT missions. The Calmed strategy attacks the unnecessarily high death rates among mothers and their babies, particularly in India and other ‘hotspots’ through transfer of knowledge and skills to the Read More