The Participation of the Department in the workshop of the Directing Committee established by the Red Cross in Erbil

     The Department of Prosthetics and Orthotics Engineering represented by Assistant Professor Dr. Wajdi Sadiq Abboud (Head of the Department) is participated at the workshop of the directing Committee which was held by the Red Cross, which was held in Erbil for the period (5-6) December 2018, where the participants discussed the status of education regarding the competence of prosthetics, orthotics, and natural therapy In Iraq.

  The Department presented its vision through the Curriculum Modernization Plan and the increase in the number of practical training hours and clinical lessons for the specialization of the prosthetics and orthotics, in response to previous discussions with the representatives of the Ministry of Health and the ICRC. In addition, the Head of Department confirmed to make the needed updates after obtaining official approvals.

    The Department also thanked the public and private centers of the prosthetics and orthotics for help them provide the trainers and provide all that serves the interest of the students of the department. The department stressed the need for continued support from these centers.