Ambassador Soroosh Has a Virtual Meeting with CEO of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Ottawa- May 13, 2020
Ambassador Hassan Soroosh had a virtual meeting with Dr. Andrew Padmos, CEO of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Dr. Karim Qayumi, Regional Director and experts from the Royal College International. They discussed future collaboration between the Royal College and the relevant healthcare institutions in Afghanistan including the Medical Council of Afghanistan and the Ministry of Public Health in the areas of medical education and development of healthcare system.
They further discussed the COVID-19 situation in Afghanistan, the relevant training and capacity building needs as well as the potential collaboration in response to COVID-19 in Afghanistan.
Mr. Sayed Mujtaba Ahmadi, Deputy Chief of Mission and Mr. Azim Wardak, Economic Counselor from the Embassy also attended this virtual meeting.