Pharos University Sent a Medical Aid Convoy to King Mina Elementary School
Within the framework of the community service endeavours made by Pharos University, a medical aid convoy was organized in coordination with the Education Directorate in Alexandria in order to be sent to “King Mina Elementary School” on Tuesday, 11December 2018. A delegation of staff members from different PUA faculties went in this convoy including the faculty of Dentistry, the faculty of Physical Therapy and the faculty of Allied Medical Sciences. The staff of the faculty of dentistry offered 400 primary students free medical examinations and distributed toothbrushes and toothpastes among them. Meanwhile, the Physical Therapy delegates gave the students some useful advices on how to improve their postures and properly carry their school backpacks. The students also watched a video, made by the staff of the faculty of Allied Medical Sciences on the importance of healthy eating and the model weight and height for children of their age. Other academic staff members also went in the convoy, including Prof. Hisham Elshimy, the Director of the PUA Community Service and Environmental Development Centre as well as some of the center’s staff like Dr. Essam Ghoniem, Dr. Rania Hassan, Dr. Sherief Darwish, Dr. Mostafa Matter, Dr. Nancy Badwan, Teacher Assistant. Fathy Shokry, Eng. Amr Mamdouh, Ms. Aya Elrakaybey and Ms. Basma Naguib, one of the administrative staff of the PUA Community Service and Environmental Development Centre.