As part of continuing work on enhancing cooperation in the field of health and medicine, from January 28 to 31, 2019, a delegation of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan and the leadership of a number of medical universities in the country visit Lithuania, organized with the assistance of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Lithuania.
On January 28, 2019 a meeting of the delegation of the Republic of Kazakhstan headed by the Vice Minister of Health O.Abishev with the Vice Minister of Health of Lithuania A.Šešelgis took place. During the conversation, the sides discussed issues of deepening cooperation between the ministries of the two countries, establishing a strategic partnership between medical universities, joint training, exchange of experience in the field of licensing, insurance, digitalization, e-health, as well as the development of joint programs for the implementation of international, including European health standards in Kazakhstan.
During the stay of the Kazakhstan delegation in Lithuania also planned a visit to Vilnius University, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, University hospitals and clinics, clinical residency bases, hospital money registers, laboratories, research centers in Vilnius and Kaunas.
Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Lithuania