Dr. Keith Martin Welcomes PU to the CUGH

Following Phoenicia University’s admission as an academic institution to the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH), Dr. Keith Martin, the organization’s Executive Director, visited PU on October 31, 2018. One of PU’s public health students, Ghiwa Safawi, interviewed Dr. Martin and inquired about how PU can address and tackle challenges pertaining to Lebanon’s most pressing health issues. Dr. Martin expressed his respect and admiration for PU’s sense of social responsibility and its willingness to take part in achieving sustainable goals for the development of its country. He also emphasized the role of PU students as future public health practitioners, engineers, or even architects in creating an inter-disciplinary approach to enhance the well-being and health of the Lebanese community.