According to the international calendar, September 29 is celebrated as the World Heart Day.
Every year since 1999, the events organized on this day are aimed at raising the level of awareness about cardiovascular diseases, prevention and management of those diseases.
oday was the opening of the room with telemedicine facilities at "Muratsan" University Hospital Complex.
The auditorium is equipped with telecommunication facilities and is designed for students, clinical residents and doctors.
Bagrat Baveyan, chief doctor of the Muratsan Hospital Complex, said that discussions, round tables, as well as lectures will be organized here. "In order to discuss cases of illness, doctors will be able to communicate online with foreign colleagues to hold consultations to organize the treatment of the patients more efficiently," said the chief doctor.
As a result of the association of pediatric hemorrhagic services of Children’s oncological clinic and Children’s Cancer Center of “Muratsan” YSMU, a Center for Pediatric Cancer and Blood Diseases will be established in the professor R.Yolyan’s Hematology Center. According to the director of the Hematology Center, Samvel Danielyan, the forces uniting efforts aim to concentrate on pediatric cancer treatment in one place.
Mikaelyan Institute of Surgery continues to make success. In a short period of time, the hospital has made great progress not only in terms of implementing many programs but also with the replenishment of doctors. Head of the department of urology of Mikaelyan Institute of Surgery, professor of the department of urology, doctor of medical sciences, Sergey Fanarjyan mentioned that the medical staff was replenished with young urologists.
The Mikaelian Institute of Surgery has brought together leading surgeons from all around the world. Experts have arrived in Yerevan to participate in the 22nd Annual Congress of the European Society of Surgery (ESS, www.essurg.org), which includes the 4th Congress of the Armenian Association of Surgeons (AAS, www.AAS.am) and Residents and Young Scientists 3rd European Conference.
The YSMU visit by the Sri Lanka delegation continues. The point of our foreign colleagues’ visit was to establish cooperation in the medical education field between the two countries. Professors Samankumar Chandragupta Vimalasunder and Hiddadura Navin Deshika Soysay, accompanied by the YSMU Vice-rector on International Relations Yervand Sahakyan and representatives of the educational field, visited the medical complexes of the university. The guest got acquainted with the activity of Muratsan hospital and Mikayelyan surgical institute․ They watched the class process.