Young UAE Scientists Amaze Visitors at Gulf Medical University’s ‘Medical & Science Exhibition 2016’
The two-day event, considered the biggest annual inter-school medical and science exhibition, gave away prize money worth a total of AED.25,000 and was visited by more than 5000 students.
Gulf Medical University’s ‘Medical and Science Exhibition’ (MASE), the biggest annual inter-school medical and science exhibition, came to a close with the prize distribution ceremony at GMU, on Thursday, 26th May 2016. During the two-day event, students from leading schools across the UAE showcased around 250 projects and working models based on science and medicine, in addition to around 200 posters and an equal number of paintings.
On the opening day, 25th May, the exhibition was visited by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Humaid Al-Nuaimi, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development – Ajman, accompanied by Mr. Thumbay Moideen – Founder President of the Board of Governors of GMU, Prof. Gita Ashok Raj – Provost of GMU, Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay – Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group and the Deans and faculty members of the colleges under GMU.
The GMU campus was literally taken over by the participating students, who had put their projects, posters and paintings on display throughout the university. The visitors and judges were all praise for the innovative ideas and the sincere efforts of the students. “The seriousness with which the students have participated in MASE 2016 is amazing. The high standards of the exhibits are proof of the fact that the students have used their best efforts. GMU MASE is undoubtedly an excellent platform for the students who are keen on taking up medical and science based careers,” said one of the judges.
The total prize amount for competitions held in the project, poster and painting categories amounted to AED. 25,000. Prizes were distributed at a special ceremony on the closing day. In addition to the participating students, there were also student visitors who numbered over 5000. Visitors also got the chance to see human anatomy, model of the heart, anatomy museum, pathology museum, dental simulation lab and clinical simulation lab of GMU. There was also a specially discounted sale of books including titles in science fiction, fantasy, computers & internet, biographies, GK, etc.
Every year GMU MASE inspires and encourages young scientists recognizing their talents and showcases the fact that the path to a sustainable future for the UAE lies in the power of talented youth. As role models they are empowered to encourage further exploration and development of knowledge, analytical thinking and skills in their peers as they cooperate to solve local and global technological issues.
List of Prize Winners:
Overall Winners – International Indian School, Ajman
MOST VOTED PROJECT – Plasma & Its Wonders – East Point Indian International School, Ajman
MOST VOTED POSTER – Root Canal Treatment – International Indian School, Ajman
Viewers Choice – 10th Standard
2nd Prize – The English School, Umm Al Quwain – Aftron
1st Prize – The Central School, Dubai – Self Doctor
Viewers Choice- 11th Standard
2nd Prize – Indian School, Ajman – Uses of Aborted Foetus
1st Prize – Gulf Asian English School, LLC, Sharjah – 3D Image
Viewers Choice – 12th Standard
2nd Prize – International Indian School, Ajman – Which pain reliever dissolve fast ?
1st Prize – The Emirates National School, Sharjah – Albinism
PAINTING – 10th
3rd Prize – Fathimath Shana – East Point Indian International School, Ajman
2nd Prize – MANAL MUNIR – Our Own English High School, Sharjah
1st Prize – Hannan Arshad – Dubai Scholars Pvt School, Dubai
3rd Prize – Amal R – Indian School, Ajman
2nd Prize – Boshra Moradi – Leaders Private School, Sharjah
1st Prize – SNEHA REJI – India International School, Sharjah
3rd Prize – Lakshmi Rajesh – New Indian Model School, Sharjah
2nd Prize – Srilakshmi Harish – Al Ameer English School, Ajman
1st Prize – SHREYA ANOOP – India International School, Sharjah
POSTER – 10th
3rd Prize – International Indian School, Ajman – Plastic surgery
2nd Prize – Gulf Asian English School, LLC, Sharjah – Deforestation
1st Prize – International Indian School, Ajman – Blow the unhealthiness in your body
POSTER – 11th
3rd Prize – Leaders Private School, Sharjah – Sleep Paralysis
2nd Prize – Our Own English High School, Sharjah – IMMUNOTHERAPY – THE MISSING LINK? 1st Prize – International Indian School, Ajman – Impact of Soft Drink
POSTER – 12th
3rd Prize – New Indian Model School, Sharjah – The Perturbation of Terrorism
2nd Prize – Indian School, Ajman – Obesity-Its Effects on Human Body
1st Prize – International Indian School, Ajman – Child betterment
PROJECT – 10th
3rd Prize – Gulf Asian English School, LLC, Sharjah – Child Safety for Balcony & Window
2nd Prize – Leaders Private School, Sharjah – Fresh Juices v/s Sports Drinks
1st Prize – India International School, Sharjah – LIVER SIROSIS
PROJECT – 11th
3rd Prize – Leaders Private School, Sharjah – Electricity of the Future
2nd Prize – The Emirates National School, Sharjah – Awareness of Cancer
1st Prize – Indian School, Ajman – Future Road
PROJECT – 12th
3rd Prize – Al Ameer English School, Ajman – Hydrogen Economy
2nd Prize – Sharjah Indian School, Sharjah – E.H.V.E.R.O.N.I.C.A
1st Prize – The Emirates National School, Sharjah – Knee Cap Tension