Community Service Cell, DSW in association with Spinal Cord Injury Association (SPCA) is all set to organise ‘Vistaar’ – A Conference to Encourage Spinal Cord Injury Affected Patients on April 26-27, 2019 at Lovely Professional University.
Renowned doctors, physicians, psychologists and SCI affected individuals from across India will be participating in the conference. The attendees shall be discussing several aspects of health including Neurology, Urology, Nephrology, Spine Injuries, Embryology and, Infertility and counselling the affected persons for rehabilitation. The experts will also offer solutions to individual problems through one-to-one interaction.
Lovely Professional University has also framed a ‘Free Education’ policy to ease the financial burden that so often comes along with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). From the session (2016-17) onwards, LPU has been providing 100% scholarship to students affected with spinal cord injuries. SCI affected students are not only be given a total fee waiver but free hostel accommodation and food also. Moreover, special ramps have also been constructed outside the classrooms and hostels where they can attend classes and stay. In addition, their spouses and children can also avail a 50% scholarship at LPU.