Interactive sessions at popular education fair will outline academic programs and unique learning opportunities at Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences
United Arab Emirates - October 25, 2020: Students interested in pursuing careers in medicine and specialize in other healthcare fields will get valuable insights into the latest learning journeys at NAJAH Connect virtual education fair after Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU), announced its participation.
NAJAH Connect 2020 will begin on October 27th until the 29th, from 10 AM until 10 PM. MBRU will also present two interactive sessions to engage healthcare professionals of the future.
The first session titled ‘Become the Next Frontliner’, on October 27, will outline opportunities that MBRU presents students in the field of healthcare studies. It will be led by Dr. Rasha Buhumaid, Assistant Professor – Emergency Medicine, and Ahmad AlAwadhi, Senior Director of Student Services and Registrations, MBRU, and the second session, on October 28 ‘Get to Know MBRU’ will be led by Nujood Al Khloofi, Director of Communications and External Relations, MBRU.
MBRU aims to be a global hub for innovative and integrated healthcare education and research, to that end, the University’s Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program provides students with clinical exposure, considered to be one of the most vital factors in the study of medicine, right from the first year of study. A unique Summer Scholars Program offered by the College of Medicine also allows MBBS students to engage in research, volunteering, and clinical rotations across the globe. In addition, the College offers a postgraduate program in Biomedical Sciences which accepted its first cohort in August of 2020.
Dentistry programs offered through the Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine include specialist postgraduate degrees in Prosthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics, Endodontics, and Periodontology; as well as a Dental Internship Program, the first of its kind in Dubai, created to broaden the perspective of recently graduated dentists by providing the opportunity to deliver comprehensive patient-centered dental care at the Dubai Dental Hospital, MBRU’s clinical partner and the College’s teaching hospital..
MBRU has also launched a College of Nursing and Midwifery for the academic year 2020/21. Currently, the College offers two postgraduate programs, in cardiovascular and pediatric nursing. Designed to support and improve the practice of nursing in the UAE and the region, the programs are in partnership with Queen’s University of Belfast in Northern Ireland, which will allow students to undergo a 12-week period of clinical nursing practice at the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust as part of their program.
“MBRU has set the highest standards for learning, research, and development of skilled healthcare professionals. Every year we welcome students who share a passion for healthcare. Students at MBRU benefit from innovative learning experiences that include substantial clinical and practical experience,” said Ahmed AlAwadhi, Senior Director of Student Services and Registrations, MBRU.
“Through our participation at NAJAH Connect, we would like to display facets that allow MBRU to stand out and help students make the right academic choices.”
Additionally, MBRU will also participate in NAJAH 2021 which is scheduled to run from May 23-25.