(Qatar) 150 primary school employees trained about asthma

Dec 26, 2017, State of Qatar, Ministry unveils 'Asthma Friendly School' Programme The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has trained more the 150 nurses and employees in a number of primary schools on the methods to launch the Asthma Friendly School Programme 2017/2018. The Asthma Friendly School programme targets students with asthma between six and 12 years of age and is being applied in 122 health-promoting schools. … She said it also helps to prepare all students and staff to respond to asthma emergencies as they occur. The programme involves training school staff and teachers on the basics of asthma, asthma management and follow-up of chronic conditions.