Under the patronage of Prof. Maha Adel Salem, Dean Faculty of Nursing and Prof. Wafa Rashad, Vice Dean for Environmental Affairs and Community Development, a talk about "Winter and the prevention of respiratory diseases," delivered by Dr. Hebatullah Mohamed Khedr – A Specialist of Pulmonary Diseases at El-Maamoura Chest Hospital.
The talk focused specifically on the influenza, its causes, types, modes of transmission, the most vulnerable groups, its complications, as well as the methods of prevention, treatment and target groups of the annual influenza vaccination and the cases that should be transferred to hospital and patients to be given "Tamiflu" medication.
The talk was coordinated by Dr. Merwa Abou Heiba, lecturer of Pediatric Nursing, and attended by the faculty members and nursing staff from university hospitals, hospitals of the Ministry of Health and Health Insurance.