JUST President met with a delegation from the American Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
President met with a delegation from the American Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
Mahmoud Al-Sheyyab met with a delegation representing the American Defense
Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA). Prof.
Mahmoud thanked DTRA and JUST partners who significantly contributed to the
establishment of the new training divisions at Princess Haya Biotechnology
Center (PHBC). Dr. Mahasneh, PHBC director, thanked the team for agreeing to
provide additional funding to complete the renovation inside the building and providing
service contracts for the main equipments and systems. Dr. Mahasneh emphasized the necessity for the
continuous support of the training activities at JUST and how JUST partners can
contribute to the sustainability of the new divisions through marketing of the
various training opportunities. Dr.
Ada Bacetty, Deputy
Program Manager for EUCOM and CENTCOM and Mr. Andrew Dorau, the Country Manager for
Jordan and Iraq expressed their organization’s gratitude to PHBC for the great
effort in hosting the trainings and they pledged support to the new divisions and
to the activities carried out in the building.
The meeting was also attended by the Dr.
Jeanne Fair (Science Lead Middle East & South
Asia), Mr. Ryan Callanan (AS&S support), Dr. Shakir Jawad (Senior
Adviser) and Mr.
Chris Thompson (Bio-surveillance SME).