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Event Announcement

Report Back from Deheisha Refugee Camp by Dr. Jess Ghannam

When: 3 PM, Saturday March 3, 2007

Admission Free! All Welcome!

Come listen to an account of Dr. Jess Ghannam's recent hands-on work with the Ibdaa Health
Committee in Deheisha refugee camp and the greater Bethlehem area. Hear about the dire situation, the brutal Israeli occupation, incredible Palestinian resilience, and the people's needs.

This unique event is a must for all !

Please advertise, call and invite your friends to attend!

A fundraiser to support the work of the Ibdaa Health Committee will follow Dr. Ghannan's presentation.

Delicious Arabic food will be served after the question and answer session.

If you are planning to attend, please email us at [email protected] to let us know how many will be in your party.

About Dr. Ghannam

Dr. Jess Ghannam travels every three months to Palestine where, for the past 12 years, he has established clinics in Gaza City, Jabaliyah, Khan Younis and Deir al-Balah under the auspices of the Gaza Community Mental Health program. More recently, Dr. Ghannam has been working with the Ibdaa Health Committee in Deheisha refugee camp and the greater Bethlehem area.

Dr. Ghannam is a Board Member of the Gaza Community Mental Health Program, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Chief of Medical Psychology at the University of California San Francisco. He is a grassroots activist and member of Al-Awda San Francisco and Al-Awda's Coordinating and Executive Committees. He is past-president of the San Francisco American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee.

The flyer for this event may be printed from this page

For more information, contact:

Al-Awda San Diego
The Palestine Right to Return Coalition
PO Box 131352
Carlsbad, CA 92013, USA
Tel: 760-685-3243
Fax: 360-933-3568
Email: [email protected]


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