14 Jan 2018
Princess Basma sponsors the annual awareness initiative

Princess Basma sponsors the annual awareness initiative

'asnani sihty' ("Asnani Health")

Under the patronage of HRH Princess Basma Bint Talal, Chairperson of the Higher Committee of Charity Campaign, a free medical day was held in Irbid organized by the Faculty of Dentistry at the Jordan University of Science and Technology in cooperation with the Jordanian Charity Fund for Human Development.

During the medical day, Her Highness launched the "Asnani Health" initiative to take care of the elderly and patients with dental prostheses.

The campaign provided specialized clinics including Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Ophthalmology. The Al-Shami Eye Center provided eye examination services to the patients, and a treatment voucher of 100 dinars was provided for cases requiring further medical treatment.

The Hearing Advisory Center participated in hearing tests for patients and provided a number of free medical headsets, and Medlab laboratories participated in blood and diabetes examinations.

Princess Basma attended a number of awareness lectures for students of dentistry at the university, where she praised the university and its students and teaching and administrative bodies.

For his part, the Acting President of the University Dr. Khalid Al-Salem said that the University looks forward to institutionalizing its partnership with the Charity Campaign, based on the humanitarian objectives of the campaign.