The English Language Centre organized Diabetes Awareness program on the healthy diet & lifestyle related to diabetes on the 8th January 2019, conducted by a Specialist dietician from Aster Al Rafah Hospital.
The aim was to spread general awareness among the college staff about right diet & lifestyle for diabetes. This activity was initiated as a part of departmental H&S regular awareness program to be delivered each semester as part of department & college RHS plan & policy by the College RHS Committee. So that, a possible health & safety awareness is spread among staff members.
The awareness session was presented successfully by the specialist dietician Dr. Monika Seth from Al Raffah hospital in the ELC from 11.00 am to 12.00 pm. It was attended by around 80 staff members who thoroughly appreciated the approach and efforts of the presenter.
The program was planned, arranged and disseminated to the entire ELC staff by the ELC H&S Coordinator Ms. Sana Talib Khamis in coordination with Ms. Ghada Sarhan (Staff Development Officer) and with the approval of the ELC Director, Mr. Khalid Al Balushi. The attendance was made mandatory by the higher management, so that maximum awareness is spread among staff and community. Further, staff members who attended the event were asked to give their feedback through an online survey.
Report By: Sana Talib Khamis