Malawi College of Medicine students to campaign against diseases

College of Medicine (CoM) students have organized a disease awareness campaign at the college sports complex ground in Blantyre scheduled to take place on April 8,2017.

President of CoM Students Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists, Bwanali Mphoka confirmed the development in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Friday saying the theme of the campaign is; medical laboratory science as the center of medical diagnosis.

“We are medical practitioners and people must know that everyday we work hard to find solutions to disease causing organisms. At the event, we will; display some laboratory tests we perform in hospitals, we will have some presentations on killing diseases like cancer, diabetes, hypertension and our role as laboratory scientists,” he said.

The aim of the campaign is to publicize the profession and to expose the roles hospital play in dealingwith diseases.

Source: Malawi News Agency – MANA