Community services for the College of Public Health during the year 2020

No.

Activity

Description

Beneficiaries No.

Date

1

Public health promotion campaign

The initiative aims to promote, improve, and preserve the health of students and the school community through implementing different awareness programs using different educational and educational methods

264 male+ 470 female students in the primary grade

November 2019-February 2020

2

Awareness campaign on proper nutrition, physical activity, and personal hygiene

A class activity that aims to educate school students about the importance of proper nutrition, physical activity, and personal hygiene

60 male+ 60 female students in the preparatory grade

January – February 2020

3

Coronavirus disease (Covid 19) Awareness Campaign 2020

The campaign aims to educate students of the preparatory year health track at IAU university about Coronavirus disease (Covid 19)

500 male+ 515 female students in the preparatory year at IAU

March 2020

4

Health awareness for students of the "Derayah Modern Center" for Special Needs Care

An educational lecture via the Internet using easy and attractive media for students of the "Derayah Modern Center" for Special Needs Care

15 female students

November 2020

5

A lecture on the safety guidelines for Down syndrome category at "Derayah Modern Center" for Special Needs Care

An educational lecture via the Internet using easy and attractive media for students of the "Derayah Modern Center" for Special Needs Care

15 female students

March 2020

6

Awareness Campaign "Waey"

"Waey" is an acronym for the first community service initiative in the Department of Health Information Management and Technology (HIMT), which was launched in 2018. As a awareness educational campaign, it aims to increase awareness of health information and e-health applications, in addition to developing the patient’s awareness as a consumer of health services. Subconscious targeted during this year school health

Work is underway to design awareness messages and will be launched soon on social media platforms, and accordingly, we can limit the number of actual beneficiaries.

2020-2021

7

Awareness Campaign "Waey"

The Department of HIMT presented a workshop on (Health Care System in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) to support talented students for the Future Enrichment Program

14 female students

2020-2021

8

HIMT Mentorship Program

This mentorship program will be launched for the first time during the current semester and aims to enhance the value of community service by contributing to the teaching of knowledge materials and the development of professional skills to the beneficiaries, and it represents a link between mentors and potential beneficiaries. The project will include a special database to process requests based on the needs requested by the community.

Work is currently underway to lay down the project rules, and the number of primary beneficiaries will be counted at the end of the current semester

2020-2021

Published on: 21 April 2021
Last update on: 26 May 2021