The 4th Annual Convention of the Abia State University Medical Alumni Association, UK Abia State University Medical Alumni, UK Tel: ¬ +44(0)7802882782 The 4th Annual Convention of the Abia State University Medical Alumni Association, UK Theme: Influencing the UK Healthcare System; the Black and Ethnic Minority Group Perspective Date: Sunday 26th May 2019 Venue: Newcastle […]
Medical Students with Alumni Global Coordinator. Students were juat students. We listened to thier requests and made promises to assist them with internet connectivity as Uturu and transport of a national games competition. The global body will be transfering money to them once we get thier account detials. Both are less than 120k.
It is with a great sense of pride that I am informing you that the presentation of hospital equipment today was awesome. The hospital was on strike but Prof Kamanu assembled all the hospital executives including all the heads of department and senior staff both from the hospital and college of medicine. It was a […]
UK CHAPTER OF ABSU MEDICAL ALUMNI DONATES MEDICAL EQUIPMENT TO ABSU TEACHING HOSPITAL. Equipment donated include: 1. Fetal monitor: Philips series 50A Fetal Monitor on trolley with Toco leads and HP series 50XM fetal monitor on trolley with toco leads 2. Ultrasound machine: Toshiba Apolio 80 ultrasound colour Doppler and echocardiogram with convex probe 3. […]
WHO and UNICEF today issued new ten-step guidance to increase support for breastfeeding in health facilities that provide maternity and newborn services. Breastfeeding all babies for the first 2 years would save the lives of more than 820 000 children under age 5 annually. The Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding underpin the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative, […]
WHO is deeply alarmed by reports of the suspected use of toxic chemicals in Douma city, East Ghouta. According to reports from Health Cluster partners, during the shelling of Douma on Saturday, an estimated 500 patients presented to health facilities exhibiting signs and symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals. In particular, there were signs […]
Nearly one billion people will be vaccinated against yellow fever in 27 high-risk African countries by 2026 with support from WHO, Gavi – the Vaccine Alliance, UNICEF and more than 50 health partners. The commitment is part of the Eliminate Yellow fever Epidemics (EYE) in Africa strategy, which was launched by Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, […]
New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that adult obesity prevalence is increasing and racial and ethnic disparities persist. Notably, adults with obesity are at heightened risk for severe outcomes from COVID-19.
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