Cancer Prevention Month with The American Institute for Cancer Research

Within the framework of its keenness on community service and environmental development activities, the Community Service and Environmental Development Committee of the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Technology with all its departments participated, under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Ezzat Hassan, Dean of the Faculty, and Prof. Dr. Hamdy Al-Wakeel, Vice Dean, in raising the awareness of the University community and Faculty personnel, on Tuesday, March 1, 2022. This event tackled comprehensive cancer control, through discussing the prevention measures, encouraging early screening, diagnosis, and treatment.

Furthermore, the event included distribution of fliers and posters, along with wrapped plates containing fresh fruits, cups of fresh juices to the students and Faculty personnel, who attended the event.

Advocacy and outreach activities

  • Raising awareness about how to combat cancer through prevention, encouraging early screening, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Encouraging the following of a diet rich in whole grains, vegetables, and fruits.
  • Encourage the integrating of physical activities as part of the daily life routine.