Workshop on "Health Education for Diabetics"
Under the patronage of the dean Prof. Sayer Al-Azzam, the Faculty of Pharmacy held a workshop organized by Novo Nordisk, on "Health Education for Diabetics". Dima Haddadin, Head of Health Education at Novo Nordisk presented a lecture on diabetes, its causes, types and methods of treatment. The lecture focused on insulin with a demonstration for using different types of Insulin pens. She also provided scientific and practical advice on how to reduce its near and long-term complications. The workshop was attended by the Dean with a number of academic and administrative staff and pharmacy students. The aim of this workshop was to increase the awareness of pharmacists on all aspects of this disease. Based on the outcomes of this workshop, other workshops will be held in the future to include as many participants as possible in order to achieve the desired goals.