Health Awareness Day at Hebron University


Under the auspices of Chairman of Board of Trustees Dr. Nabil El-Jabari, a health awareness day was carried out by The College of Nursing for students and employees at Hebron University on Tuesday 25/12/2013. The event was opened by the President of Hebron University Professor Ahmed Atawneh, Vice President for Administrative Affairs Mr. Mohammad Zaid El-Jabari, Dean of Nursing College Dr. Hussein Jabareen, and in the presence of some university deans and directors of the participated community and public health organizations (Patient’s Friends Society-Jerusalem and Al-Shorooq Group, The Palestinian Medical Relief Society, The Diabetic Program of UNRWA, The Mobile Clinic of Augusta Victoria Hospital, The Palestinian Osteoporosis Prevention Society).


The day included many corners and activities of health awareness and education, distribution of health promotion leaflets, and conducting laboratory and health tests such as blood sugar and diabetic foot, blood groups, blood pressure, vision screening, and weight with Body Mass Index.


At the end, Dr. Hussein Jabareen thanked and appreciated the efforts of students and staff from the College of Nursing, Public Relations Department, administration of Hebron University, and children's world shop of toes and decorations for their cooperation and support to make this event so successful.