Within the framework of the agreements between the Rector of Belarusian State Medical University, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Sergey Rubnikovich with the administration of Ain Sham University (Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt) and with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in the Arab Republic of Egypt, the academic and scientific cooperation of BSMU with the Medical Faculty of Ain Sham University.
The parties agreed to create working groups on topical areas of clinical medicine, within which interested departments of both parties could discuss and develop joint scientific and educational projects.
Ain Sham University was founded in July 1950, it is one of the leading universities in Africa and the Middle East. It has 17 faculties, including medical, dental and pharmaceutical. The Faculty of Medicine includes polyclinics, eight clinics, six medical centers that provide medical services at all levels. Every year, university polyclinics, medical centers and clinics receive 1.5 million outpatients and 150,000 inpatients. In addition, the university has created the only geriatric clinic in the MENA region, as well as a multidisciplinary research and practice center for psychiatry.
... The first joint online conference of working groups was held. Among the participants there were: Vice-Rector for International Relations, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Vasili Roudenok; Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Andrei Hindziuk; Head of Department of Oncology, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Alexander Prokhorov; Associate Professor of the Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Candidate of Medical Sciences Dmitry Gerasimenok; Associate Professor of the 2nd Department of Surgical Diseases, Candidate of Medical Sciences Alexander Zhura; Assistant of the Department of Infectious Diseases, candidate of medical sciences Dmitry Litvinchuk.
During the online conference, presentations were made on the scientific and educational potential of Belarusian State Medical University, clinical departments of the university and promising areas of interaction.
From the Egyptian side, the head of the international cooperation office of the Faculty of Medicine of Ain Sham University, Professor Tamer Emara, coordinator of international cooperation programs, Dr. Shirin Favas, heads of university clinics of cardiology, oncology, surgery, and infectious diseases took part in the online conference.
As a result of the negotiations, the parties agreed to create working groups on topical issues of oncology, cardiology, infectious diseases, surgical diseases and transplantology.
Cooperation within the working groups will be carried out by:
Summing up the results of the online conference, the head of the international cooperation office of the Faculty of Medicine of Ain Sham University, Professor Tamer Emara and Vice-Rector for International Relations, Professor Vasili Roudenok noted the importance of developing partnerships for the two universities and agreed to hold the next joint online conferences to discuss promising areas of scientific and academic cooperation in the field of dentistry, rehabilitation, nervous diseases, rheumatology.
Anastasia Karnacheva, Methodist of the Departmennt of international relations of Belarusian State Medical University;
Photo is provided by the department and taken from the public sources.
Translation: Anastasiya Karnacheva.