Employees of the department of Optional Pediatrics and Neonatology of ASMI together with the students of groups 413 and 416 of Pediatric faculty hosted the event titled “AIDS – the Plague of the Century” at school 24 of Andijan city, dedicated to the World AIDS Day.
During the event, the pupils of grades 10–11 were shown presentations and videos about the spread of AIDS, ways to infect it, the clinical stages, prevention and new methods of treatment.
To reinforce the knowledge gained about AIDS, the game “Knowledge Tree” was held among students, as a result of which gifts were presented to the winners. In addition, students received answers to all questions of interest.
At the end of the event, the students were shown a motivating video about Andijan State Medical Institute.
Translated by N.Mamatova