AAU and “Burjeel Abu Dhabi” promotes cooperation
Within the framework of consolidating bilateral relations between the two parties and enhancing cooperation in the medical & pharmaceutical fields, scientific research and student training, a delegation from Al Ain University represented by Dr. Noor El Deen Atatreh, AAU Chancellor, and Dr. Mohammad Ghattas, Deputy Dean of the College of Pharmacy, had visited Burjeel Medical City at Mohammad bin Zayed city.
The delegation was received by Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil, Chairman and managing director of VPS Healthcare Group, Dr. Nabeel Dyboni, Medical Director, and Dr. Humaid Al Shamsi, Founder and Director of Oncology and Cancer Department.
The delegation toured the curative services departments, laboratories and x-ray departments, had a look on the medical care services provided in various specialties, the latest technologies and medical equipment. During the visit, the two parties also discussed the ways to enhance research cooperation in the fields of pharmacy, clinical pharmacology and others, in addition to support the training for bachelor and master's students from Al Ain University, and exchange experiences in various medical and pharmaceutical fields.
The AAU delegation praised the advanced equipment and services provided by the Burjeel Hospital to patients, in addition to the great efforts facing the Covid-19 pandemic.
For his part, the AAU Chancellor praised the great efforts made by the UAE to develop health institutions in Abu Dhabi, accordance with the highest international quality standards.