The Embassy of Thailand in Israel initiated a cooperation agreement between Hadassah Medical Organization's Hospitals and the Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand.
Mahidol University is one of the largest educational institutions in Thailand and is affiliated with three hospitals, totaling 3,000 beds. At the invitation of the Thai Deputy Foreign Minister, a senior delegation and their counterparts from Hadassah met for a two-day conference, which culminated in a cooperation agreement signed in the presence of the Ambassadors of the two countries and the Thai Deputy Foreign Minister.
The participants of the conference :
From Hadassah :
Prof. Eyal Mishani – Head, R&D Division,
Prof. Arieh Ben-Yehuda – Head, Internal Medicine Division,
Dr Sigal Sviri-Saroussi - Head, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Prof. Zeev Meiner – Head, Rehabilitation Department
Dr Jeremy M Jacobs - Acting Head, Department of Geriatrics and Geriatric Rehabilitation
Embassy of Isarel in Thailand : H.E. Mr. Simom Roded, Ambassador
Royal Thai Embassy, Tel Aviv : H.E. Ms. Angsana Sihapitak, Ambassador,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs : Mr. Manopchai Vongphakdi -Director-General, Department of South Asian, Middle East and African Affairs
Mahidol University and Ramathibodi Hospital: Prof. Winit Phuapradit, Dean