CMHS Students conducted a community outreach in Nyabihu District

6 mars 2019

A team of more than 130 students from the schools of Health Sciences, Human Nutrition, and that of Clinical Medicine departed from Kigali for an outreach activity that took place in Nyabihu District from 28th Feb. -2nd March 2019, ,in a joint collaboration with Nyabihu District, The community was sensitized on health education and family planning methods and how to nutritionally feed their children, Over 500 flyers with information to fight Ebola were distributed , 100 Health fact sheets, over 100 family planning flyers and 1000 days flyers were distributed to communities and also had time to discuss with Community Health Workers and the community at large.
The Opening ceremony for the outreach was officiated by the Vice Mayor for Social Affairs of Nyabihu District.

Community health workers listened attentively

Dr.Nuhu from the School of Health Sciences led the college team of academic staff and students

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Human Nutrition Students do an illustration

Nyabihu District Officials attended the function

Nyabihu outreach

Human Nutrition Students do an illustration

The community of Jenda Sector turned up in big numbers for the outreach