UMST and the Control of Onchocerciasis (River Blindness) in the Sudan



UMST and the Control of Onchocerciasis (River Blindness) in the Sudan

28-10-2020 Revised by Prof. Mamoun UMST & oncho Project Relationship-minThe University of Medical Sciences & Technology has contributed to the health promotion of Sudanese people, not only by first class research in neglected tropical diseases but also in implementation of control of these diseases in Sudan and especially in South Sudan before separating from the Sudan.

The document attached is an important milestone in the history of medicine in the Sudan.

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Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health



Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health

To coincide with the World Mental Health Day, the Sudan Education & Development Institute (SEDI) at the University of Medical Sciences and Technology organized on October 10th, 2020 at the Global Conference Center, a symposium to discuss the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health. The main speakers of the events were Dr. Mohamed Ali Siddig, HMC, Qatar, Prof. Fath Al Alim Mohamed Abdelrahim, UMST and Dr. Mohamed El Hassan Khalid also of UMST. The four paradigms of the Symposium were: Global Perspectives, Global Impact, Clinical Presentations and the Impact on Mental Health Services.

The symposium which proved highly relevant and well attended captivated the audience which was composed of UMST top Management, Deans of Faculties, lecturers and students, both graduate and undergraduate, and was also attended by distinguished guests from outside the University.

Despite the scientific specialized nature of the issues raised, the speakers managed to maintain the attention of the audience, who were obviously impressed by the scope and quality of the presentations

For full information of the issues raised we highly recommend accessing the information, through the link below:

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Community Mental Health

Presence of UMST will be held in the Netherlands



Presence of UMST will be held in the Netherlands

UMST student Nahla Omer Zayed, CEO and Founder of Sukar Cosmetics in the 2nd Edition of the Global MBA in Impact Entrepreneurship, has been selected, and subsequently received an invitation from Orange Corners   Netherlands to participate as speaker in the “Road at Youth Heart Forum” as one of the young representatives of the Middle East and North Africa Region {MENA}.

The Forum is organized by the Dutch ministry of Foreign Affairs. And the session at which Nahla was selected to talk is titled “Towards Synergies and Enabling System”, and will be held on 1st of October, 2020.

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