In its meeting held on January 18, 2018, MSA Medical Committee under the chairmanship of Dr. Mahmoud al-Irk, the participants emphasized the role of the Medical Committee in building an ideal health system.
Dr. al-Irk reviewed MSA activities during 2017, and its achievements on all levels. He also presented MSA future for 2018, in terms of restructuring and creating a strategic research department concerned with preparing studies and topics in all fields (economic, scientific,), the creation of a press office to develop an effective media strategy to cover MSA activities and projects.
One committee member, Dr. Basheer Al-Bardan talked about ways and means to spread the culture of health awareness through drafting articles on communicable diseases (tuberculosis, liver, stem cells, plastic surgery and its complications, etc.), while Dr. Walid Saleh stressed the need to organize awareness, lectures addressed to all social strata.
The participant in the meeting agreed the establishment of a health conference under the supervision of Dr. Walid Saleh, Chairman of the Medical Committee, and preparations to be made in coordination with the members of the Committee and the Ministry of Health and the doctors Union, at a date to be fixed later.