The Deanship of Student Affairs at Al Falah University organized a health awareness day for faculty and students in cooperation with the Medical Directory Center, the Italian Dental Clinic, Emirates Specialist Hospital, Al Jaber Optics, Welcare Mediclinic Hospital, and Wellness by Design.
The event featured activities and targeted examinations that promoted health awareness such as diabetes checks, blood pressure, body mass rate, eyes, skin and early detection of cancerous diseases. Nutrition consultations to adopt a healthy and integrated lifestyle and a question and answer segment was also part of the event to respond to the inquiries of students and AFU staff. Doctors and specialists educated the participants about prevalent diseases, how to deal with it, treatments available and prevention.
The President of Al Falah University, Prof. Abdelhafid Belarbi expressed his appreciation to the collaborators in establishing this event. He is appreciative that the event was in line with the goals of rational leadership in promoting the health and safety of society and providing all means of comfort and happiness.
Several students, faculty and administrative members benefited from the free examinations and consultations.