Post-release on the the visit of delegation from Nicaragua to the Research Centre for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology on the 1st of February 2016
On February 1st, 2016, in the frames of activities of the Russian-Nicaraguan intergovernmental commission on trade, economic, scientific and technical cooperation the delegation from the Republic of Nicaragua headed by Luis Alberto Molina Cuadra – Chairman of the Сommission (on the part of Nicaragua) and Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nicaragua visited the Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology in Moscow. The delegation included Laureano Ortega Murillo – President’s Authorized Officer on investmets, Roberto José López Gómez – Executive Director of the Nicaraguan Social Security Institute (INSS); Juan Ernesto Vásquez Araya – Ambassador of the Republic Nicaragua in the Russian Federation.
The delegation was accompanied by Sergey Muraviev – Director of Department for International Cooperation and PR of the Ministry of Health of Russia, Pavel Suslov– Deputy Director of the Unit of Special International Health Projects.
The Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology was presented by: Gennady Sukchich – academician of the Russian Academy of Science, Professor, Director of the Center; Dmitry Degtyarev – Deputy Director for Science; Stanislav Pavlovich – Associate Professor, Academic Secretary of the Center; Elena Sheshko – advisor to the Director of the Center; Lyubov Sporysheva – Head of the Service for Medical Care and Information; Ekaterina Yarotskaya – Head of the Department for International Cooperation; Darya Kryuchko – Head of the Department of Analysis and Coordination on Improvement of Delivery of Neonatal Care; Natalia Aleksandrova – Senior researcher.
The representatives of Nicaraguan delegation highlighted the problems of maternal and neonatal healthcare in Nicaragua, especially the lack of highly qualified specialists, of national guidelines and standards, of the programs for prevention and treatment of oncogynecological diseases.
The parties outlined the basic directions of cooperation: audit of obstetrical and neonatal services in Nicaragua; training of Nicaraguan doctors for the up-to-date technologies and surgical skills both in the Simulation-Training Center of the Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology and in its Departments (surgical, neonatal, visual diagnostics); telemedicine communications, as well as academic exchange aimed to collaborative research .
At the end of the meeting the delegation visited the Simulation-Training Center of the Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology.