Medicine and Creative Club

More Than 1,400 Benefit from University Awareness Campaigns

  Source: King Khalid University - Media Center King Khalid University's College of Medicine, represented by the Medicine and Creativity Club in collaboration with the Saudi Germany Hospital, recently held two awareness campaigns that promoted World Sight Day and World Mental Health Day at Al Rashid Mall in Abha. The two campaigns were under the supervision College of Medicine Dean, Prof. Sulaiman Al-Humayed, and aimed to educate the public on blindness and vision impairment prevention methods. Also, a strong focus was dedicated to educating the public on the importance of mental health and advocacy against social stigma The two campaigns included the participation of several university faculty members and doctors from the Saudi German Hospital, in addition to several volunteers from the Faculty of Medicine, who served more than 1,400 beneficiaries.

College of Medicine Sponsors Health Awareness Campaign in Thuluth Al-Manzar

  King Khalid University - Media Center The College of Medicine and the Medicine and Creative Club recently collaborated with the Kawther Health Association on bringing a health awareness caravan to the Thuluth Al-Manzar in the Asir region. A number of faculty doctors, consultants and students participated. College of Medicine Student Activities Head, Dr. Wadah Al-Alamie, said that the caravan included four mobile clinics: Two specializing in optics and optical surgery, a children's thoracic unit, and a family medicine clinic. Dr. Al-Almaie noted that the caravan provided clinical examinations and medical consultations to nearly 100 members of the public at no charge. He added that the effort was part of the university's public outreach initiatives. Dr. Al-Almaie thanked the Kawther Health Association and participants for all of their efforts and support.