Forum on heart health this Saturday

Hakim Hayat

A forum title ‘Jantung Hatiku’ will be held at Mohammad Jamalul Alam Mosque in the Belait District on Saturday.

The forum to be held in conjunction with Knowledge Convention 2020 is aimed at spreading awareness on heart disease and its care in medical and spiritual points of view.

The forum will feature panel speakers Director of the Centre for Knowledge and Language Promotion at Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali (UNISSA) Dr Haji Hambali bin Haji Jaili and Head of Cardiology Unit and Consultant, Ministry of Health (MoH) Dr Mohamad Ezam bin Emran. It will be moderated by Special Duties Officer Grade II at the Ministry of Religious Affairs (MoRA) Muhammad Yussof bin Haji Abdul Majid.

There will be a health exhibition, free health check, quiz and prayer demonstration for those with illnesses. The exhibition will run from 9am-4.30pm.

Several forums and exhibitions will be held in mosques, community halls and shopping complexes nationwide until February as part of the Knowledge Convention 2020 programme.

A forum titled ‘Gaya Hidup Sihat’ will be held at the Hassanal Bolkiah Mosque in Tutong District on January 17at 9am.

The panel of speakers include Medical Officer Grade II, MoH Dr Siti Rosemawati binti Haji Md Yussof, Lecturer at the Centre for Knowledge and Language Promotion, UNISSA Dr Hajah Ummi Fa’ezah binti Haji Abdul Rahman and Psychology Officer at MoH Hajah Rozailah binti Haji Abdul Rahman.