CUHK Diabetes Prevention Day
25 May, 2018
The Community Health and Medication-safety Promotion Inter-school Outreach Network (CU CHAMPION) and the ‘PREVENT.DM’ organised the CUHK Diabetes Prevention Day at Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK on 25 – 26 May. 59 students from different health disciplines within the Faculty of Medicine, CUHK, including students from the Bachelor of Pharmacy, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Bachelor of Science in Public Health, Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences programmes, and 27 Bachelor of Nursing students and 5 Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) students, volunteered for this two-day event. Through thematic seminars, dancing exercise demonstration and diabetes risk assessment, over 800 participants learnt the tips for preventing diabetes to promote the importance of disease prevention over cure.