The Workplace Health, Safety and Wellbeing Sustainability Circle of the Sustainability Office of the University of Sharjah, led by Dr. Fatma Hegazy, Associate Professor in the Department of Physiotherapy, launched an initiative entitled "Fitness and Weight Loss - The Biggest Winner". This in cooperation with the Community Health Sustainability Circle led by Dr. Ibrahim Eltayeb, Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and Behavioral Sciences. Along with the Male Students Sustainability Activities Circle and the Female Students Sustainability Activities Circle.
The initiative included three sessions of exercise per week for both males and females for a period of one month in the two sports complexes for male and female students at the University via Zoom. The initiative also includes a weekly awareness lecture in proper nutrition, physical and psychological health, and how to prevent diseases. The impact of the initiative will be measured through the weight loss contest (the biggest winner) and winners will be awarded.