Young Leaders for Health
Our newly-graduated students had the chance to engage with 130 participants from 40 different countries participated in the Young Leaders for Health (YLH) conference
Three students from Al Kindy College of Medicine participated in the Young Leaders for Health (YLH) conference in Berlin-Germany Aug., 17th-20th, 2017, Yousif Alrawi (Conference organizing committee), Lina Thamer and Ali Hadi. This conference combined comprehensive workshops and keynote lectures with a simulation of the World Health Assembly (WHA), the major decision-making body of the World Health Organization. Its main target was the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) with a special focus on good health and well-being for all. It put an emphasis on the need for innovation by running a design thinking labs that gave participants the opportunity to develop concrete solutions to real world global health challenges. During the conference our newly-graduated students had the chance to engage with 130 participants from 40 different countries to work on a practical solutions for the health problems that are facing the world today.