With education on hold, students volunteer in coronavirus relief efforts

Birzeit University students of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Nursing and Health Professions have reported their readiness to volunteer at hospitals and medical centers and to assist the medical workforce in the battle against the novel coronavirus pandemic.

The fourth-year students have set up volunteer groups and received training regarding best practices according to international standards in combatting the coronavirus pandemic, including the means of protection and containment.

The university’s community is proud to witness all this energy, engagement, and willingness to help. The students’ experience and wealth of medical knowledge will be put to good use.