Celebrating Tanta University’s Golden Jubilee, the University Organizes a Medical Convoy in Samannoud to Offer Medical Care Services to 1412 Patients

Tanta University sent today a medical convoy to Al-Nawia village located in Samannoud district in Gharbia governorate to examine patients and to give them medicaments for free in cooperation with the Supreme Medical Aid Committee of the Cabinet.

   Prof. Mahmoud Zaki, Tanta University President, affirmed that a high priority is given to enhancement of the presidential initiative “Decent Life” in needy villages in Gharbia governorate. He pointed out that a plan was drawn up to organize a series of medical convoys all year to support the medical sector through offering health care services to patients coinciding with the university’s golden jubilee.

   Moreover, Prof. Hamdy Shaaban, Acting Vice President for Community Service and Environmental Development, declared that 1412 patients in the village were examined and were given medicaments for free.

   Furthermore, Prof. Mohammed Al-Shebiny, Vice Dean of Faculty of Medicine for Community Service and Environmental Development, indicated that 34 cases were transferred to University Hospitals to complete their treatment in specialties of orthopedic surgery, ENT, general surgery, chest, internal medicine, pediatrics, ophthalmology, and neurology.

   It is worth noting that the convoy was held with participation of Prof. Sahar Al-Haggar, Vice Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy for Community Service and Environmental Development; Mr. Mohammed Ghazy, General Manager of Environmental Projects, and Mr. Maher Saad, General Manager of Community Service.