The Gamma Delta Chapter of the Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health of the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) partnered with local NGOs: 4allcauses, Ahlouna NGO and Said NGO to conduct a health day event in Saida, Lebanon. Held on April 6, 2019, the event targeted around 50 kids and their mothers.
“We were pleased to collaborate with 4allcauses, Ahlouna NGO and Said NGOs to bring together this event in light of the national public health awareness week in Lebanon”, stated president of the Chapter and FHS alumnus Jinane Abi Ramia. “Members and all participants in these activities were thrilled to see the kids and their mothers happily learning about their health. Their interest and engagement were impressive”, she added. Abi Ramia also stressed the “significant need for such community targeted interventions among this underprivileged population”.Friday Letter Submission