Kuwaiti well being care prize reveals take care of aged, minister tells 76th World Well being Meeting

GENEVA: The Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Prize for analysis in well being take care of the aged displays their place as a significant improvement precedence in well being packages, Kuwait’s Well being Minister Dr. Ahmad Al-Awadhi mentioned on Friday.
“The aged deserve care and a spotlight in recognition of their honest efforts throughout their (lives),” Al-Awadhi instructed the 76th World Well being Meeting on the award ceremony this week, reported Kuwait Information Company.
“The prize reveals one of many shiny indicators and optimistic initiatives of constructive cooperation between Kuwait and the World Well being Group over six a long time since Kuwait joined the group,” Al-Awadhi continued.
WHO Director-Basic Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus mentioned: “At a time when the world faces many challenges, every of you is an inspiration and a reminder of the progress that may be made to enhance well being and well-being for all.”
Dr. Abla Sibai, the dean of the School of Well being Sciences on the American College of Beirut, and Dr. Wu Jing, the top of China’s Nationwide Heart for Power and Non-communicable Illness Management and Prevention, received the prize.
Sibai was nominated for her distinguished contributions to aged well being in Lebanon. She has developed a “nationwide technique for the aged” in Lebanon for the interval between 2020 and 2030, and established the Arab community on ageing and the Heart for Geriatric Research to examined the relation between analysis and coverage at nationwide, regional and worldwide ranges.
Jing was awarded as a result of her heart features a facility for the well being of the aged, based in 2013, and has “delivered a broad vary of actions that advance well being promotion for the aged.”


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