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Zarqa University Gets an Innovation Award from Astra Zeneca
Date 17-09-2019


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Ayat al-Nabulsi from the Faculty of Pharmacy at Zarqa University received the Astra Fekra Innovation Award. It is a visit to the research and development center of Astra Zeneca in Cambridge, UK, provided by Astra Zeneca in Jordan. Within the framework of the participation of students and graduates of the Faculty of Pharmacy at Zarqa University in the events and pioneering activities in the field of pharmaceutical and health. It is worth mentioning that the competition was attended by a large number of several universities, public and private.

The award was presented to the student for winning the Entrepreneurial Projects Competition in a project titled "Braille code for medications", which was launched and organized by Astra Zeneca International in Jordan under the title "Astra Fekra.

The project aims to enable the blind patients to read and know the prescribed drugs through labels on the medicine box using Braille language in determining the doses allocated for each drug, thus improving the therapeutic outputs for this category of disease. It is worth mentioning that Zarqa University has provided all necessary means for the purposes of more than two students in various fields.