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22 Doctors complete Chinese focused ultrasound surgery training in S.Africa

Johannesburg (People’s Daily) -- The 2019 International Training Workshop on Ultrasound Therapy for Tumors held its commencement ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa on Sept. 25. Twenty-two well-known clinicians from 13 countries were granted course-completion certificates from the Ministry of Science and Technology of People’s Republic of China.

The Biomedical Engineering College of Chongqing Medical University, China and the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa signed the Memorandum of Understanding for the purpose of further cooperation in training of high-level talents and other respects.

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Dr. Raymond Setzen, Director of HIFU Center at Bara Hospital, teach trainee doctors. (Photos by Lyu Qiang/ People's Daily)

The 2019 International Training Workshop on Ultrasound Therapy for Tumors was organized by Chongqing Science and Technology Bureau, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing High-tech Incubation Center, and Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Science and Technology of People’s Republic of China and Science and Technology Communication Center of the People’s Republic of China.

The workshop lasted 15 days and involved 22 well-known clinicians from 13 countries including South Africa, the Philippines, Benin, Guinea, Morocco, Burkina Faso, Algeria, Ethiopia, Gabon, Tunisia, Mali, Cote D'Ivoire, Senegal.

[ Editor: SRQ ]