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Down syndrome campaign held at AIUB

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 20th October, 2022 08:00:09 PM
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A special campaign on ‘down syndrome’ was observed at American International University Bangladesh (AIUB) to raise awareness among students on the chromosomal condition of children.

Department of Public Health and Down Syndrome Society of Bangladesh (DSSB) jointly organised the campaign on Thursday, said a news release.

AIUB Vice Chancellor Carmen Z Lamagna was the chief guest while Netherlands Ambassador Anne van Leeuwen was special guest at the function at the university campus.

Dr Carmen said such campaign helps the university to raise awareness on down syndrome’ among students.

DSSB Chairman Sardar A Razzaque gave keynote while AIUB’s arts and social sciences faculty dean Prof Tazul Islam made address of welcome on the occasion.