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22 October 2019

GPIC Health Committee organized an awareness lecture on breast cancer in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and the Bahrain Free Labour Union Federation.


During the event, Ministry Family Physician Dr. Fatima Almakina spoke on the importance of early breast cancer screening.

GPIC President Dr. Abdulrahman Jawahery, in his comments, thanked the Chairman and members of the Health Committee for organizing an important awareness lecture that contributes to spreading awareness of the importance of early screening in avoiding diseases which endanger people’s lives.

Dr. Jawahery also thanked Dr. Almakina for the presentation and praised her role and contributions to spread awareness through the Ministry’s programmes and activities.

The Committee has organized lectures on several issues and carried out activities on important occasions, including the World Health Day. The committee holds blood donation campaigns, takes part in marathons to raise awareness and hosts experts to conduct courses for staff to train them on first aid.

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