As part of the efforts of School of Medicine (SOM) in serving the local community, the SOM at the University of Jordan organized a free medical day in the town of Karama in the Jordan Valley on Thursday, 5-1-2023.
This volunteer day was held with the joint efforts of the Clinical Training Office and student committees in the SOM , in cooperation with a delegation from Weill Cornell University from the State of Qatar. This event was held at Al Karama Health Center, and the team included a group of medical students and doctors from the University of Jordan Hospital. The event included diagnosing cases and providing medical advice in various medical specialties (paediatrics, internal medicine, urology, ear, nose and throat surgery, general surgery, and ophthalmology). In addition to distributing free medicines and conducting blood sugar and pressure checks for patients.
The participating students also provided assistance in organizing the events and presenting gifts to children during the event.
Members of the local community attending the event expressed their appreciation for the SOM for its efforts in supporting the local community.
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