17 Oct 2017
"College of Pharmacy conducts a free medical day in Hareema"


"College of Pharmacy conducts a free medical day in Hareema"

The College of Pharmacy, represented by the campaign "PharmD towards optimal pharmaceutical care", conducted in cooperation with JUST Heath Center and a number of physicians from the private sector a free medical day in Hareema/Bani Kenanah/Irbid. The activity was held in Hareema high school to serve the local community.

The activities of the medical day included several educational stations about common diseases and health problems among Jordanian people, including diabetes, hypertension, obesity, and osteoporosis.

Free blood glucose level and blood pressure were measured for the publics as well as testing certain biomarkers for stomach and heart diseases. Specialized physicians examined the patients and appropriate free-of-charge medications were dispensed. The number of beneficiaries of the free medical day was about 200.

Hareema high school administration has appreciated the efforts of Jordan University of Science and Technology represented by the Faculty of Pharmacy and the PharmD campaign for their efforts and their effective role in serving the members of the local community through holding free medical days and educational activities that enhance the level of health and medical education for Jordanian people.