A Virtual Lecture on Infection Control
The Deanship of Student Affairs (Abu Dhabi campus) in cooperation with the Emirates Foundation organized a virtual lecture entitled, Infection control, was presented by Dr. Qasem Al Omari, Director of Training.
The lecture included a detailed explanation of a set of terms and definitions related to the corona virus (Covid-19), its ways of spread and its symptoms such as; high body temperature, difficulty breathing, headache, sore throat, and loss of the sense of smell and taste. Al-Omari also talked about how to prevent the spread of the virus and the principles of general precautions such as; wearing; gloves, mask, eye protection or a face shield, as a means to limit the spread of the virus. While Dr. Qassem encouraged the students to take the Coronavirus vaccine, as the vaccine proved highly effective without any side effects.