Doctor who fled war and set up Wakefield mental health service is honoured

Doctor who fled war and set up Wakefield mental health service is honoured
 

A child psychiatrist who fled war-torn Afghanistan as a teenager and went on to create a mental health service for vulnerable youngsters in Wakefield has been honoured with a national award.
Abdullah Kraam, now of Menston, is to be given a British Citizen Award (BCA) for his services to healthcare.
The BCAs began in 2015 to recognise people who make a positive impact on society.
Dr Kraam, 53, set up the forensic child and adolescent mental health (FCAMH) service – based at Fieldhead Hospital in Wakefield but from later this year helping people across Yorkshire – in 2010.
It works with... read more

 
7 January 2018 in Yorkshire & Humber, Views: 41
Share:
 




News Widget for Webmasters


Realtime News

 

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31