CUD CONVENES DEBATE ON MEDICAL TOURISM
April 17th, 2017: The School of Public Health and Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has brought together leading experts from Dubai’s healthcare sector to provide their professional insights into the development of the City’s medical tourism industry.
CUD PARTNERS WITH WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
March 7th, 2017: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has embarked upon a five-year partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada to collaborate on curriculum development and student transfer initiatives in the fields of health and social sciences.
HEALTH STUDENTS HEAR FROM DHA ON STRATEGY FOR 2021
March 27th, 2017: Students from the School of Public Health & Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai have heard from Dr. Mazin A. Gadir, Senior Specialist at Dubai Health Authority, about the organization’s five-year strategic development plan for the City.
CUD JOINS CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
February 15th, 2017: Canadian university Dubai (CUD) has joined the campaign to increase public knowledge and understanding of cancer and related illnesses with a week-long program of events to mark Cancer Awareness Week 2017.
CUD GRADUATE LEADS GLOBAL CONSERVATION CAMPAIGN
January 22nd, 2017: Rahaf Al Saif, a graduate of Environmental Health Management from Canadian University Dubai (CUD), is among a team of young people driving forward the international campaign for wildlife conservation as part of a newly formed global youth organization.
CUD PROFESSOR REVEALS IMPACT OF URBANIZATION IN TELEVISION DEBATE
December 13th, 2016: Dr. Yassen Alfoteih, Assistant Professor and Chair of the School of Public Health & Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai (CUD), has revealed the impact of urbanization on human health and the ecosystem, in a recent televised interview on United States-based, Arabic language current affairs channel, Alhurra.
STUDENTS DEBATE AND DEMONSTRATE CHALLENGES OF ELECTRONIC WASTE
December 5th, 2016: Students from the School of Public Health & Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have been discussing the challenges presented by the growing volume of electronic waste produced, at the 2016 Inter-College Public Speaking Competition organized by Emirates Environmental Group (EEG).
HEALTH STUDENTS GET FIRST HAND INSIGHT INTO HOSPITAL SAFETY
November 14th, 2016: Students from the School of Public Health & Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have been given a firsthand insight into the functioning of patient safety procedures during a recent trip to Belhoul Specialty Hospital in Dubai.
CUD TAKES ITS PLACE AT GLOBAL ACADEMIC MEETING
November 9th, 2016: Faculty and students from Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have taken part in an interdisciplinary debate on the world’s foremost societal challenges at the 6th edition of the Global Academic Meeting, held recently in Dubai.
CUD PROFESSOR TAKES CLIMATE CHANGE MESSAGE TO DUBAI YOUTH
November 7th, 2016: Dr. Rami El Khatib, Associate Professor in the School of Public Health and Health Sciences at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) had been discussing the issues associated with global climate change at a recent conference hosted by the North American International School.
CUD GRADUATE APPOINTED MIDDLE EAST DELEGATE TO INTERNATIONAL YOUTH FORUM
April 13th, 2016: Rahaf Al Saif, a graduate of Environmental Health Management at Canadian University Dubai (CUD), has been selected to represent the Middle East region at The Youth Forum for People and Wildlife, organized by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), in collaboration with the Disney Conservation Fund.
CUD LEADS SUSTAINABILITY AGENDA THROUGH GREEN UNIVERSITIES COUNCIL
March 24th, 2016: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has convened the first meeting of the Green Universities Council, an associated initiated by CUD in collaboration with the Environmental Center for Arab Towns, to promote sustainability across higher education institutions and other related sectors in the UAE.
CUD TURNS OUT THE LIGHTS FOR EARTH HOUR 2016
March 20th, 2016: Students, faculty and staff at Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have come together to observe Earth Hour 2016, supporting the tenth edition of the annual environmental campaign.
CUD JOINS WASTE FREE ENVIRONMENT CAMPAIGN
February 21st, 2016: Students from Canadian University Dubai (CUD) have joined the international movement for a sustainable, unpolluted society, taking part in a clean-up of Dubai’s Sunset Beach as part of the recent Waste Free Environment Week.
CUD STUDENTS SPEAK OUT ON SUSTAINABILITY AT EEG COMPETITION
Three groups of students from Canadian University Dubai have taken part in the 2015 Emirates Environmental Group public speaking competition, with one team taking the second runner up position in the 15th edition of the annual debating challenge.
LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL CAMPAIGNER DELIVERS LESSONS IN SUSTAINABILITY
November 9th, 2015: Wangari Kaminjo, a prominent environmentalist and niece of the late Wangari Maathai – the first female Nobel Peace Prize winner from Africa – has been speaking to students about the pioneering Green Belt Movement during a guest lecture at Canadian University Dubai (CUD).
CUD COLLABORATES WITH DEWA ON SUSTAINABLE CAMPUS INITIATIVES
October 27th, 2015: Canadian University Dubai (CUD) has teamed up with the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) to further strengthen its sustainable environmental practices in the management of physical infrastructure and campus facilities.