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Republic of Congo to Increase Training of Physicians in Cuba

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Republic of Congo to Increase Training of Physicians in CubaHAVANA, Cuba, Jan 8 (acn) Nekoosa Jean Philippe, Director of the Cabinet of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Congo, expressed the interest of his government in having a large amount of physicians of high quality and has thought about Cuba for its internationally renowned prestige in the training of these professionals.

During his visit to Havana's University of Medical Sciences (UCMH), Ngakoosa headed the delegation of that African nation accompanied by the Ambassador of Congo to the Caribbean island and by other top officials of governmental institutions.
Ngakoosa informed that 12 hospitals have been built in the Congo, which currently have the services of Cuban voluntary workers and wait for future Congolese physicians and specialists who, with the rigor, high standards and quality with which they're trained the Caribbean nation, will constitute the main force to occupy these services in the fraternal African country, he stressed.
During his stay on the island -until the 13th of this month-, within the framework of the strengthening the ties of cooperation between health authorities of both states, the visitor plans to meet with Deputy Minister Marcia Cobas, and with company executives of the Cuban Medical Services Company.
The delegation met on Tuesday with youngsters studying at the Victoria de Giron Faculty of Basic and Pre-Clinical Sciences and will visit the Preparatory Faculty of Cojimar and the Latin American Medical School, where he will also hold meetings with the more than 200 Congolese students there, according to the Cuban Foreign Ministry's Web site.

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