Thailand and Israel sign medical cooperation agreement


BANGKOK, 28 July 2015 -The Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital and Israel’s Hadassah Medical Organization have signed an agreement for academic cooperation on elderly diseases.

The signing ceremony was attended by Deputy Foreign Minister Don Poramudwinai, Thai ambassador in Tel Aviv Angsana Sihapitak and Israeli ambassador to Thailand Simon Roded.

Both nations have been exchanging medical knowledge since 2013. The Thai embassy in Tel Aviv, who initiated the cooperation, has invited medical personnel from the Hadassah Medical Organization to discuss and share their views on the subject at Ramathibodi Hospital today and tomorrow.

They will also observe medical services for the elderly and meet with hospital executives on the following day.