Flowers for diseases project -PCOS and lotus

Models of Human Diseases ( has initiated the Flowers for disease project with monthly awareness campaigns dedicated to a diseases and a flower symbol! Each month  pre-med or medical student team leaders of Models of Diseases create brochures and lead an awareness campaign for one diseases. We ended the month of September with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and the lotus flower. Earlier this month we had Alzheimer’s awareness month with its delicate and fragile flower Forget-Me-Not. In August we acknowledge Skin cancer with sunflower as symbol. If you want to support our campaign forward the brochure to friends and family, take pictures of lotus flowers and share them and the brochure with a few words about Models of Diseases Flower for Diseases project. Thank you! During the 2010 International Conference Models of Human Diseases we had ALS awareness and cornflower as symbol and we gave away seeds for participants to plant in their garden and take pictures. Thank you to our team leaders Basma Chamas, Usman Saeed, Mima Markicevic, Morrison Steel, and Thiviyanath Sellathurai who have contributed up to now to Flowers for Diseases project and have created the awareness brochures! If interested to join our project contact us at modelsofdiseases@gmail.comImageImage


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