In cooperation with the Syndicate of Opticians and Optometrists in Lebanon (SOOLB), MUBS and other Universities in the Optometry field organized and provided free eye examinations along with free eye glasses on October, 8th, 2015 on the occasion of the "World Sight Day".
The event was held at Baasir Official School. Many students from different schools and elderly people from the area participated.
Dr. Mahmoud Hakim (Chairperson of the Optometry and Vision Science Department) along with three optometry students (Mr. Saleh Bahir al Ulloom, Mr. Hassan Mohsen, and Ms. Lara Hawi) offered visual acuity screening and eyeglasses to participants all day.
The MUBS team was able to test and examine around 250 patients of all ages.