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MOH: Awareness-Raising Activities About Antibiotics Early Next Week
09 November 2017
The Ministry of Health (MOH) is organizing early next week several awareness-raising and educational activities about antibiotics 2017. Coinciding with the World Antibiotic Awareness Week, held from November 13th to 19th under the theme: “Seek advice from a qualified healthcare professional before taking antibiotics”, these activities will be held in collaboration with the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture and the Saudi Food and Drug Authority, to secure a unified health concept, prompted by the World Health Organization (WHO).
These activities aim to promote awareness among all society members and health practitioners about the importance of rationalizing antibiotic use, by conducting extensive awareness-raising activities at health facilities and malls across regions. They will be held in Riyadh on Monday (November 13th) at Tala Mall, on Tuesday (November 14th) at Panorama Mall, on Wednesday (November 15th) at Al-Hamra Mall, on Thursday (November 16th) at Al-Nakheel and Salaam Malls, on Friday (November 17th) at Al-Othaim and Khurais Malls, and on Saturday (November 18th) at Terminal 1 of King Khalid International Airport.

Last Update : 19 November 2017 03:34 PM
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