Biocon Recognized for Outstanding Contribution to Public Health by WHO – India

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Biocon’s integrated healthcare initiatives is constantly engaged in improving the quality of life of several thousand communities in India

Biocon’s CSR arm Biocon Foundation has recieved ‘WHO-India Public Health Champion Award 2015’ for its initiatives in the area of public health. It has been recognised for its integrated healthcare initiatives through which it is constantly engaged in improving the quality of life of several thousand communities in India.

The ‘Public Health Champion Award 2015’ is a new initiative by World Health Organization-India. The awards were presented at a national consultation held to commemorate the World Health Day 2015. Rani Desai, Head of Biocon Foundation, received the award from Dr Nata Menabde, WHO representative to India, at a function held in New Delhi.

Source: The Financial Express (link opens in a new window)

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