Uzbekistan and Belarus to strengthen cooperation in healthcare
The Minister of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan Alisher Shadmanov met with the delegation led by the Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus Valery Malashko. At the meeting, the existence of considerable opportunities for further development of bilateral relations in the field of medicine was noted.
In particular, the parties discussed issues of establishing active cooperation in such areas as modernization of the medical field, supporting investment projects in this area, exchanging experience in development of the information system in medical education, training and management of personnel. Particular attention will be paid to supporting cooperation between medical education institutions and scientific research centers in the field of education for retraining and advanced training of personnel.
In addition, it is envisaged to exchange experience in such areas as development of the pharmaceutical industry, fundamental and scientific-practical research in the field of sanitation-epidemiology, clinical and preventive medicine, medical radiology.
As reported by the Information Service of the Ministry of Health, members of the delegation within the framework of the visit are becoming acquainted with activities of a number of medical institutions in the country.