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World Heart Day

MWAN Rivers celebrates World Heart Day with a Medical Outreach to Woji Community

On the occasion of the World Heart Day, celebrated globally on the 29th of September, MWAN Rivers carried out media sensitisation, health education and medical outreach to the people of Woji community.

87 people were given health education on heart health, free blood pressure and glucose screening, BMI measurements, HIV, Malaria and Urinalysis tests, medical consultations and appropriate medications.
In total, 40 females and 47 males within the ages of 20 – 82 years were screened and 26 cases of Hypertension were picked up.

The day also featured the official unveiling of Model Primary HealthCare Centre, Woji as an MWAN supported facility for Maternal, Neonatal and Childhealth (MNCH) services by the Representative of the Permanent Secretary, Rivers State Primary Healthcare Management Board(RSHCMB), Dr. Stanley Amadi, Medical Officer of Health, Obio-Akpor LGA.

Also present were the President and members of Rotary Club of PH Metropolitan, District 9141 who supported the outreach and pledged to support other initiatives of MWAN Rivers.

In attendance were 12 medical women spanning Past Presidents, Senior Members and Young Doctors.

23RD BIENNIAL CONFERENCE AND SCIENTIFIC MEETING PORT HARCOURT 2023


THEME: Leadership and Partnership Imperatives for Upscaling Healthcare Delivery in Nigeria


DATE: Tuesday 19th to Saturday 23rd September 2023


THEME: Leadership and Partnership Imperatives for Upscaling Healthcare Delivery in Nigeria


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