An awareness session on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and the Hazards of Smoking was conducted on February 13, 2020 in the Student Access Center, English Language Center.
Dr. Omar Labani and Dr. Samah Ahmed Hossein from Al Hakeem Medical Center in Salalah lectured on CPR and demonstrated the proper way of doing it during emergency situations. Some male students did a role play as an application of what they learned.
Moreover, the ELC staff and students were also informed about the harmful effects of smoking not only to the smokers but to the non-smokers and the community as awhole.
When asked about their feedback, the participants disclosed that the awareness session was beneficial and insightful.
Mementoes and certificates of appreciation were handed to the speakers by Dr. Anwar Amir Al Ismaili, the College Dean and Mr. Saeed Salim Al-Mashiki, the Head of ELC.
The awareness session was organized by the ELC Health and Safety Committee chaired by Mr. Anurag Rajeev Thota.