15 November 2018
WHO Technical Advisor, Dr. Venkata Ranganadha Rao Pemmeraju, examines the availability of anti-leprosy drugs at the hospital’s pharmacy. He was pleased by the well-organized facility, which had a good stock of medicines for children and adults on hand. Dr. Pemmeraju advises countries on best practices in leprosy and has worked in the field for most of his career. Drugs used to combat leprosy are donated by Novartis.