Free Health Screening and Activities Driven by a Medical NGO

The Malaysian Medical Association of Johor organised a health carnival to promote health awareness

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Each state in Malaysia was part of a momentous milestone in the effort to promote healthy lifestyles and purposeful awareness on the health conditions of the community and self – the inaugural health carnival organised by the Malaysia Medical Association (MMA).

The MMA of Johor held their own health carnival concurrently with the rest of the states bringing to the public various health activities such as Zumba, CPR demo, blood donation and organ donation registration, as well as free health screenings.

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Dr Mohan Kandasamy, Chairman of MMA Johor and a general physician himself said, “This is our inaugural health carnival that we have organised with the goal to promote healthy lifestyle and the awareness of consistent health screenings. This is also a form of CSR from us back to the community.”

MMA Johor has conducted other CSR activities as well which includes giving free health screenings to senior citizens and the orang asli people.

Regency Hospital was the main sponsor for the carnival and had a slot to promote their Hands to Heart CPR demonstration. Other partners included Paradigm Mall and Celebrity Fitness who did the Zumba and fitness segments.

Also present at the orpening ceremony of the health carnival were Datuk Dr Sahruddin bin Jamal, Menteri Besar of Johor and Dr Aman bin Rabu, Johor State Health Director.

“I urge everyone to work together to achieve the goal of a smart and healthy society. We must take this opportunity to be aware on the importance of our health condition,” said Dr Sahruddin who is also a doctor himself.   – by Harish Mustak    Each state in Malaysia was part of a momentous milestone in the effort to promote healthy lifestyles and purposeful awareness on the health conditions of the community and self – the inaugural health carnival organised by the Malaysia Medical Association (MMA).

Launch gimmick for the health carnival. From left – Dr Mohan Kandasamy, Chairman of MMA Johor, Datuk Dr Sahruddin bin Jamal, Menteri Besar of Johor, and Dr Aman bin Rabu, Johor State Health Director

The MMA of Johor held their own health carnival concurrently with the rest of the states bringing to the public various health activities such as Zumba, CPR demo, blood donation and organ donation registration, as well as free health screenings.

Dr Mohan Kandasamy, Chairman of MMA Johor and a general physician himself said, “This is our inaugural health carnival that we have organised with the goal to promote healthy lifestyle and the awareness of consistent health screenings. This is also a form of CSR from us back to the community.”

MMA Johor has conducted other CSR activities as well which includes giving free health screenings to senior citizens and the orang asli people.

Regency Hospital was the main sponsor for the carnival and had a slot to promote their Hands to Heart CPR demonstration. Other partners included Paradigm Mall and Celebrity Fitness who did the Zumba and fitness segments.

Also present at the orpening ceremony of the health carnival were Datuk Dr Sahruddin bin Jamal, Menteri Besar of Johor and Dr Aman bin Rabu, Johor State Health Director.

“I urge everyone to work together to achieve the goal of a smart and healthy society. We must take this opportunity to be aware on the importance of our health condition,” said Dr Sahruddin who is also a doctor himself.

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