The Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) in collaboration with the Jamaicans Abroad Helping Jamaicans At Home (JAHJAH) Foundation hosted its 12th annual two-day Emergency Ultrasound Conference on January 21- 22, 2019 at the Knutsford Court Hotel in New Kingston.
Led by the Chief Executive Officer for JAHJAH Foundation, Dr. Trevor Dixon, MD, RDMS, the workshop was held under the theme "Partnering with Jamaica's Public Hospitals to improve Emergency and Critical Care."
As apart of the activities for the JAHJAH Foundation Mission for Change 2019 in Jamaica, the team hosted a community health fair at the Touch of Blue Complex in Spanish Town on Monday, January 21, 2019. Community members from Waltam Park, 2 Miles, Rae Town, Maxfield Park, Whitefield and Greenwich benefited from free health checks. Following the schedule for this week, the JAHJAH Foundation team will also be visiting the Irish Gelly Primary School Health Fair and attending "the Healing in the Dancehall Party" to conduct free HIV testing in order to bring awareness of the continuous rising cases of HIV infection island.