The Faculty of Medicine at the UOK, in collaboration with Al-Zahra Educational Hospital, organized an international scientific conference entitled “Towards a Safer Maternity and Childhood”. The conference was attended by the President of the UOK, Prof. Dr. Akeel Abed Yaseen, and the General Director of Najaf Health, as well as a number of prominent medical figures and researchers.
The dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Mohammed Saeed Abed Al-Zahra, confirmed that the conference included lectures, researches and workshops in the specializations of obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, anesthesia and pediatric surgery. The conference received international participation from a large number of specialized professors from the USA, UK, France, Canada, Iran and as well as Iraq. For her part, the head of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Branch at the faculty, Dr. Zainab Al-Kafaji, stated that “the conference is regarded as an opportunity to view the various researches and the latest findings of modern science in the field of maternity and childhood.”