Community Engagement

 

The College of Pharmacy at Al Ain University of Science and Technology has been involved in community service activities through faculty and students including:

 

  1. Participating  in the Thalassemia awareness program in cooperation with the UAE Thalassemia Society and the Blood Bank;
  2. Giving lectures about the dangers of narcotics to the university students;
  3. Giving lectures to the students of Ain Al-Khalij secondary school relating to  the danger of smoking and the role of breakfast in the enhancement of the student's body;
  4. Giving awareness lectures about the cleanliness and hygienic procedures to avoid Avian Flu  at Al Bureimi;
  5. Giving awareness lectures regarding the relationship between obesity and diabetes;
  6. Giving awareness lectures regarding the use of alcohol and its addiction;
  7. Giving a lecture at Dubai Municipality about chemical pollutants and food contaminants. The lecture was directed to the personnel working in the food receiving departments in Dubai ports;
  8. Participating  in Al Ain  Municipality event and campaign against narcotics at Al Ain Mall;
  9. Giving awareness lectures against smoking and the hazards linked to it   at the Handicap Center – Ministry of Interior, Al Ain;
  10. Participating in Al Ain  Municipality event and campaign against obesity at Al Wadi Garden , Al Ain;
  11. Participating in Tawam Hospital Breast Cancer awareness campaign;
  12. Participating in Al Ain Hospital safety week which involves an awareness campaign about drug abuse and drug safety.