The Faculty of Pharmacy sponsors the first Cooperative Student Campaign for Medical Professions under the Title "This is Diabetes"
Under the care of the Faculty of Pharmacy, the Students' Cooperative Group for Medical Professions (CGMP) organized a campaign under the title "This Is Diabetes". The campaign included several stations on disease definition, detection, prevention, treatment, and care for diabetics such as diabetic foot, and eye care, teeth and exercise and diet for diabetics. The campaign also included free BMI estimation, obesity classification, and measurement of blood pressure and sugar levels.
Students from different health faculties including the Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Applied Medical Sciences (Physical Therapy, Audiology and Speech Therapy, Optometry, Paramedics and Laboratory Medical Sciences), and the Faculty of Agriculture (Nutrition Department) participated in the campaign. The campaign was opened by Vice Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Prof. Sayer Al-Azzam, and attended by a large number of faculty members and students at the Jordanian University of Science and Technology.
For his part, Prof. Karem Alzoubi, Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, stressed the importance of such events, which include constructive interaction between students from different faculties and medical specialties to support the educational process and help in refining students' personalities and developing their skills. Dr. Alzoubi expressed his pride in the students of the Faculty of Pharmacy and oparticipating medical specialties and their efforts in serving the local university community.