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[CME]: FAR Helps To Organize TB Conference in Armenia.

November 4, 2010

By Hambartsum Simonyan

The Armenian Association of Tuberculosis Specialists, the Yerevan State Medical University Clinical Division of Tuberculosis and FAR on October 30 held a one-day workshop on relevant issues surrounding TB and TB research at YSMU’s Zeytun Campus in Yerevan. About 60 TB specialists from around the country participated in this event.

TB Conference Participants

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Credit:Hambartsum Simonyan

Leading specialists and experts in the field presented the current situation surrounding this aspect of public health in Armenia. In addition, projects and programs aimed at improving the TB situation in Armenia were also presented.

In their speeches, Doctor Marina Safaryan, professor and president of the Association of Armenian TB Specialists, and Yelena Stamboltsyan, professor at the Republican TB Dispensary, encouraged all participants to be more active in their professional network with TB specialists as well as with other specialists in primary health care level.

Doctor Marina Safaryan Opening the Event

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Credit: Hambartsum Simonyan

Doctor Yelena Stamboltsyan Delivering a Lecture

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Credit: Hambartsum Simonyan

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