Training laboratory officials on mental support to Aids patients [Archives:2004/757/Local News]

July 22 2004

A special training session regarding the training of laboratory officials on how to provide psychological and mental support and assistance to patients infected with the Aids virus is currently underway.
The 3-month training session is organized by the National Center for Combating Aids and Sexually Transmitted Diseases with the cooperation of the World Health Organization and International Development Cooperation Agency.
12 medical health workers from 5 governorates, Sana'a, Taiz, Aden, Hadramout and Hodeidah are participating in the workshop. They are all laboratory officials at central hospitals and related authorities.