SCHISTOSOMIASIS AWARENESS AND MASS DRUG ADMINISTRATION ORIENTATION

In partnership with the Department of Health (DOH) Eastern Visayas Community for Health Development through Schistosomiasis Control and Elimination Program, the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Region VIII, initiated an Orientation on Schistosomiasis Awareness and Mass Drug Administration for NIA employees on May 25, 2022 at the NIA 8 Training Center, Marasbaras, Tacloban City.

This is to increase the level of awareness and impart practices on the prevention and control on Schistosomiasis to ensure safety of the employees and progressively address the prevalence of Schistosomiasis as public health problem in the region.