Competition on “Best organizer of a movement against stroke-2012”
In the worldwide, the brain stroke has become the main reason from among other neurological diseases of making people invalids and ranks as the second cause of deaths and in this regard, every 6 seconds there is an occurrence of stroke in the world, thus affecting 1 from among 6 citizen of the world by stroke and annually, the 15 million people are affected by stroke. Because of this reason, there was established the World stroke association, which organizes every year the “World Stroke Day”, starting from 2002 and fights against the decease of stroke
The matters of deaths and becoming disabled due to stroke are becoming the one of most confronting issues for all medical staff and especially neurologists. In our country, the occurrence of stroke is increasing year by year and the death ratio due to stroke is becoming close to death ratio due to cancer and heart attack and this gives alarms to us. The stroke is starting to affect in our country the young people in best productive age, whereas it used to affect before mainly the elderly people. The stroke is not caused by infection, virus or bacteria but the individual lays the path to this disease by himself and we, doctors perhaps are not working properly on preventing, treatment or controlling of this process.
This is why, in the case we – doctors and professionals will manage to duly realize this problem, mobilize the consciousness of the public – it will result in the reduction of the occurrences of stroke.
The competition will continue from September 15th until October 30th 2012 and the evaluation of results and award giving will be done in the period between October 30th until November 05th 2012.
In the evaluation of materials will be considered the numbers of people and organizations involved, and the numbers, coverage of activities performed and innovative approaches incorporated in their content. The winners in competition will be awarded with following prizes, accompanied by certificate: 1st prize (one): 150$, 2nd prize (one): 100$, 3rd prize (one): 50$. All individual participated in contest and delivered materials will be given 2 credit certificates.
Organizer: Mongolian Stroke Association.
Amarbayasgalan R, MD .PhD /Mobile-99098584/