DOHA – The AMU Alumni Association Qatar (AMUAAQ) conducted its first free medical camp in association with IMARA Medical Centre Qatar at Imara Medical Centre in Asian Town, Qatar on Friday.
The expatriates and their families, kids were offered free consultation and services in general physician, family medicine, gynecology, paediatric, cardiology, Radiology, ophthalmology, dental check-up, dietetic, blood pressure, blood sugar, BMI, cupping therapy (Hijama) and physiotherapy. The services have been provided by a team of dedicated doctors and medical professionals.
The camp also created awareness about organ donation among the participants. The free medical camp benefited nearly 250 expatriates. There were also activities related to medical awareness provided by experts on various topics.
According to AMU Alumni Association President Jawed Ahmad, Qatar’s elite state medical institutions like Sidra Medicine, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) , Imara Medical Centre and prominent private centres along with AMU alumni doctors offered their services at the medical camp.
Indian Ambassador to Qatar P Kumuran, who was chief guest of the event, inaugurated the camp in the presence of First Secretary at the Indian Embassy Mr. SRH Fahmi (Guest of Honour), Mr. MS Bukhari, Industrialist & Chief Patron-AMUAAQ, Mr. Abdul Hakkim-CEO & Team Imara Medical Centre, Mr. Obaid Tahir, Qatar Urdu Radio, Local media representatives, ICBF President P N Baburajan & JS-Mr. Subramani , ISC General Secretory – Mr. Habibun Nabi Zama, AMU Alumni President – Mr. Jawed Ahmad & Alumni MC/Advisory/Doctors team/members.
The ambassador visited each section and met with doctors and the team. He enquired about any major findings and also met with the patients present there. He got highly impressed with the unique and multi specialized Free Medical Camp and highlighted its importance and benefits to the community. He appreciated the efforts of AMU Alumni Association Qatar and all those who are supporting it.
He also saw the cupping therapy (Hijama) and called it very unique and distinctive.
This Free Medical camp was led by Jawed Ahmad, AMU Alumni Association Qatar President and its advisers Mr. Qamar Alam, Dr. Syed Jaffery, Dr. Nadeem Zafar Jilani, Executive member – Mr. Danish Ali Khan, Mr. Abdul Karim, Mr. Farman Khan & Mr. Javed Sultan.
The camp was effectively coordinated by Mr. Mosheer Alam and Dr. Ashna Nusrat and supported by Hamad Medical Corporation, Imara Medical Centre.