In January 2019, Pr. Robert Sacy and Mr. Aboud Shami from Assameh – Birth & Beyond met with Mr. Jamal Itani - President of the Beirut Municipal Council to thank the Municipality for its generous contribution that helped acquire a CT Scan worth $ 150,000. Dr. Michel Matar - President of the Government Hospital’s board of directors; Mrs. Karen Saliba - CEO of the hospital; as well as Mr. Gaby Fernaine - member of the Municipal Council were also present. A commemorative plaque was offered to Mr. Jamal Itani. We would also like to thank CMA CGM who donated $ 25,000 for this acquisition.
This advanced and state of the art machine allowed the NGO to run quick and efficient diagnostics and save several lives.