Under Patronage of AUM president Prof. Nabil Ayoub, The Department of Nutrition & Dietetics organized the second Nutrition Awareness Campaign on Thursday 18th of May, 2017. The aim of the campaign was to encourage involvement of students in sharing their knowledge and practice obtained through their entire courses of nutrition. Students of Nutrition at all levels participated in the campaign by various activities.
They presented posters and brochures to spread nutritional knowledge among their colleagues, staff and other visitors. On the other hand they prepared creatively healthy snacks produced in the laboratory of Food Processing and Preparation, while maintaining hygienic conditions and serving food to their colleagues and visitors.
Other activities included measurement of total body mass and a comprehensive lecture on the In-body Technology given by Eng. Abd Al Rahman Qasaymeh from Arab Engineers company.
Another lecture was given on “Challenges of weight Management” by the nutritionist “ Razan Shweihat” , as an example of success story in spreading Nutrition Awareness in Jordan. The final lecture was given by Dr. Issa Majlaton from Royal Military Services in Madaba about teeth and Nutrition.
At the end students and lecturers joined lunch on campus and shared their positive enthusiastic feelings. It is also worthy to mention that soft drinks were provided and offered by Aljuneidi Factory for dairy products.