As a part of the long lasting commitment to providing community services, the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences at JUST organized a “Free Medical Day” at Jumana Bent Abi-Taleb secondary school in Alramtha city on Thursday the 13th of Nov 2014. The event was in collaboration with the Education Director of Alramtha District.
The event included different medical stations that were used to introduce the school students and teachers to the different medical tests and to provide free health check. The medical stations included medical tests for RBC count, blood sugar level and pressure, fat level, vision, speech and hearing and many others. The event also included a number of medical awareness lectures presented by the faculty staff, such as the awareness of diabetes; obesity; and blood pressure, the correct way of carrying the school bag, how to toothbrush, nutrition and infection control, and the proper use of antibiotics.