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The Saudi Celiac Patients’ Support Group is continuing its activities launching “You are not Alone” Campaign

Dr. Nahla Azzam, Consultant, Gastroenterologist has appraised the campaign of “you are not alone” theme. Pointing on the importance of raising awareness, clarifications on misbeliefs and help overcoming any difficulties of the Saudi Community suffering from Celiac Disease.

A voluntary Group, relying on individualized efforts, named “Saudi Celiac Patients’ Support Group was establish in year 2008 (1428) under the umbrella of Gastroenterology Unit, King Khalid University Hospital (KKUH) later on collaborated with the Saudi Gastro Association (SGA).

Dr. Badr Al Saleem showed his utmost gratitude and appreciation to the persons who established this group in particular to Ms. Nora Al Otaibi who honorably initiated the idea of the group’s establishment with the support of some Medical Students.

Furthermore, with the help of Dr. Abdulrahman Al Jebreen to express the difficulties, on behalf of the celiac disease patients, we pursue to establish the group.

 

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