Dr. Rajiha Abed Al-Hassan, the dean of the Faculty of Nursing at the UOK, announced her faculty’s role in the campaign to vaccinate children against polio. Both undergraduate and postgraduate students at the faculty, along with staff from the Health Department in Najaf province, took part in the oral polio vaccine. The campaign aimed at vaccinating all children in Najaf province under the age of five. More than quarter of a million boys and girls were vaccinated in the process. The campaign goal was accomplished with the help of 548 vaccination teams and 78 supervisors to follow up on them.