NCUSLR president Dr. Hani Shennib meets in Tripoli with Libyan CDC Dr. Bader Eldin Najar
NCUSLR president Hani Shennib met in Tripoli with head of Libyan Centre for Infectious Disease Control and chair of
the COVID Prevention Committee Dr. Bader Eldin Najar in Tripoli to discuss current status of COVID 19 in Libya and strategies to deal with long term complications particularly cardiovascular diseases affecting younger children including Takayasu disease as well as psychological and neurological disease.
Dr. Shennib shared plans to initiate online educational programs for health science students in ten universities across Libya in collaboration with SUNY Faculty of Medicine to commence soon.
This meeting comes at the end of a two week medical mission in which two cardiovascular interventional programs where initiated in the cities of Zleiten and Tripoli and another to start soon in Benghazi.
NCUSLR is commuted to building educational and health care bridges between the USA and Libya.