Health Services Program Director, Abdulrahman bin Saleh, with the presence of Abdulaziz bin Ali Turkish, Chairman of the Saudi Cancer Society in Eastern Province, Campaign President Dr. Fatima Al-Melhem, inaugurated Tuesday evening in Commercial Center Al-Fanateer the Eastern Rosy Campaign on its 4th year in a row. The Breast Cancer Awareness campaign which run for 4 days were flocked by a large number of guests and visitors including representatives from SASREF company and city residents.
The campaign, in collaboration with Saudi Cancer Society provided an awareness lecture and dialogue among women conducted by specialized doctors and set-up an exhibition corner to facilitate information dissemination to visitors and citizens to make known to the public about its culture and preventive methods to avoid breast cancer especially in adult women aged over 40 years. In line with this, various events, activities and awareness seminars will be held in other parts of Eastern Province while specialized centers will be established for this matter.
Abdulrahman bin Saleh, Health Services Program Director thanked Saudi Cancer Society and SASREF and their campaign staff and volunteers for their valuable contribution to further increase the citizens cancer awareness and at the same time invited frequent dialogue with community members to take advantage of these programs and events.