«Apple Fest» a celebratory event was held in Almaty on
21.09.2014 in the park of the First President of Kazakhstan, which was
devoted to traditional holiday «Almaty city day» with participation
of NCHN «National Center of healthy nutrition» and students of the
Faculty of General Medicine and Dentistry and the Department of
Nutrition of KazNMU named after S.Zh. Asfendiyarov. This event was
attended by guests and residents of the city. In accordance with the
President’s message, advocacy activities must be carried out among the
population. Thus taking into account this message the National Center
of Healthy Nutrition held free consultations about healthy nutrition
and healthy food.
However, under the leadership of the National Center of healthy nutrition students of our university as future doctors actively improved their communication skills and knowledge.
Those who wished to get advice on nutrition, children, youth, parents, young women of reproductive age were given free leaflets, brochures and other communication materials.
Active students and student’s government of KazNMU conducted a competition about useful foodstuff among school students and at the same time talking about their positive properties. Besides, a variety of educational games designed to enhance the role of a healthy diet were held.
Guests who wished to receive nutritional advice got acquainted with the information on the method of calculation of body mass index and decrease overweight and received the necessary information on the preservation and promotion of health. No doubtly, all this has left a lasting impression of their memory. In taking a high responsibilty for the event a letter of gratitude was received to the Kozhakhmetova .A.N who is a head of National Center of healthy nutrition in Almaty and a senior lecturer in the department of Nutrition.