With all of the exciting and rapid advancements in healthcare, it is a crucial need to be pursuing a career in this area. This year we start the Faculty of Health Sciences in an attempt to promote health research and education; High-quality undergraduate and graduate programs. Aiming to keep pace with the university goals in the academic , scientific and community service, the faculty grant students bachelor dgree in three disciplines; including:Medical Laboratory Sciences, Optometry andPhysical Therapy The Faculty of Health Sciences, at IUG, hopes to be a house of a modern health sciences facility that would bring together researchers and clinicians, faculty and students, and the larger community, to transform healthcare education and delivery in our little state. Our ultimate goal is to help our students excel in their chosen profession in the arena of health. The faculty is keen to become a “medical home” and a living laboratory for individuals, agencies, clinics, schools, and hospitals across Gaza Strip and the Palestinian community.  Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences