21 Nov 2018
"JUST Walk" Activity was launched at Jordan University of Science and Technology

Under the patronage of the President of Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST), Prof. Khalid Al-Salem, the Vice-President of JUST, inaugurated the "JUST Walk" initiative that was organized by "Doctor of Pharmacy: Towards Optimal Pharmaceutical Care" campaign from the Faculty of Pharmacy in cooperation with the Deanship of Student Affairs, Students' Union and Pharmacy students team.

Prof. Khalid Al-Salem stressed on the importance of such activities in enriching the university environment, involving more students in extracurricular initiatives and increasing the awareness of the importance of physical activities and their health benefits.

The Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Prof. Karem Alzoubi, praised the initiative, which is part of a series of activities organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy to serve the university community and to raise awareness about the importance of walking and its health benefits.

The initiative also included was a free medical campaign that provided medical consultations and some medical tests such as blood glucose, blood pressure and vision tests. The supporting companies participated to the success of this initiative by distributing free food, beverages and discount coupons to the students. Participation tickets were sold during the event to raise fund for the Student Aid office.