Muscat Health Institutes Organize Open Day for School Students
The Ministry of Health (MOH), represented by the health Institutes at Muscat Governorate namely; Institute of Health Sciences, Oman Nursing Institute, Oman Specialized Nursing Institute, Oman Pharmacists Institute and Oman Health Information Management Institute organized on (Monday) an open day targeting the post-basic students (eleventh & twelfth grades).
Maimouna Al-Mahrazi, head of the organizing committee pointed out that the event aimed at familiarizing the students on all programs, specializations and entry requirements at the health institutes. In addition to the job opportunities, career development, as well as the role of the health institutes in community service and healthcare.
The event included an exhibition attracted more than 30 public and private schools, representing around 500 students from various schools. It is considered as the first vocational guidance exhibition aims to create teamwork among the students of various health institutes.
The exhibition presented different scientific materials related to the medical laboratories, physiotherapy, radiology, dental surgery, nursing, pharmacology, and health information management.
Dr. Saeed Saif Al Amri, Advisor of the Minister of Education for Educational Media, as well as number of deans and officials of health institutes and faculty members attended the open day.