The Visiting of a Committee from the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs to the Prosthetics and Orthotics Engineering Department

A committee from the Authority for the Care of People with Disabilities and Special Needs at the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, visited the Prosthetics and Orthotics Engineering Department at the College of Engineering/Al-Nahrain University, on Wednesday 5 December 2018. The committee is represented by the head of the Authority for the Care of People with Disabilities and Special Needs, Dr. Abeer Mahdi Al-Chalabi and the head of Green Horizon Organization, as well as the committee, was associated by Assistant Professor Dr. Mohammed Abdul Sattar Mohammed (Dean of the College of Engineering) and a number of the faculty members in the department.

Dr. Abeer Mahdi Al-Chalabi reviewed the lab equipment and capabilities in terms of manufacturing prosthetics and orthotics in order to build bridges of cooperation with the Department. In addition, the committee reviewed the prosthetics and orthotics that manufactured in the lab by the department students. The committee praised the ability of the department and the laboratory to deal with various cases of the people with special needs.