According to World Health organizations statistical data, in Georgia number of blood donors is less than needed. Annually, On average, 60,000 donations are required to help patients, but number of donors is less than 37 000. 80% of the population have never donated blood.
For this reason with the initiative of GMSA (Georgian medical students association) public health committee presents a project: "give a drop, give a life". The project will be held 14 June from 10:00 to 16:00 in Tbilisi medical academy within this project people will donate blood.
From 15;00 to 16:00 will be held public lecture which serves raising awareness about blood donation.
• Lecture will be held in 408th lecture hall.
• Blood donation will be held in 205th lecture hall.
Project coordinator: George Kikvadze – Student of Tbilisi medical academy (Georgian medical students association head of committee of SCOPH)
project organizers: Mari Chavleshvili- Student of Tbilisi state medical university (head of local committee of SCOPH)
Mariam Tskhvediani- Student of Tbilisi state medical university (head of local committee of SCOPH)
Nino akubardia- student of David tvildiani medical universiti (head of local committee of SCOPH).