inviting all Nurses and nursing students

Collage and Art Competition

The Department of Geriatrics, CMC Vellore is hosting the Annual National Geriatrics Conference – GERICON 2019 – in December 2019. The theme for the conference is Envision, Implement, Empower and Impact.

As a prelude to this conference, to raise awareness among the staff nurses and nursing students in CMC Vellore about the various health issues faced by the senior population, we are organizing collage and art competitions.



Catherine Varsha.R, 2nd year Bsc (Nursing)


1st Place – Achsah Manuel, 3rd Year Bsc (Nursing)

2nd Place – Blessy Gladies,  1st Year Bsc (Nursing)

3rd Place – Mahima Nirmal, 1st Year Bsc (Nursing)




Groups & Themes

The theme for the Artwork for the groups will be as follows:

Nursing students: Grandparents as a safety net

Staff nurses: How can we care for the elderly


The theme for the Collage for the groups will be the same for both the groups: Contributions of the elderly to present day society

Attractive prizes

Prizes will be awarded in each of the different groups on the last day of the conference (7/12/2019)


other rules

Last date for submission of artwork is 1/10/2019.

This coincides with the World Day of the Elderly.

Kindly mention the name of the candidate, designation and your contact phone number on the back of the artwork



mailing address

The Secretary,

262, Department of Geriatrics,

Christian Medical College, Vellore 632004