“XIII. Congress of Pediatricians of Turkic and Eurasian Countries
Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan 26-28 June 2013
“XIII. Congress of Pediatricians of Turkic and Eurasian countries” was held in Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan between 26-28 June 2013. The meeting is organized by “The ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic the national center of maternity and Childhood Care” and “UNPSTR (Union of National Pediatric Societies of Turkish Republics)”. The main subject of the meeting was “the Contemporary Issues of Pediatrics”. The meeting had a high level representation by Kyrgyzstan government with the participation of the first lady of the country, Mrs. Raisa Atambaeva; vice-prime minister Mrs. Kamila Talieva; vice-health minister Mr. Kubanychbek Choibekov; Kamchibek Uzakbaev, (Director of the national center of maternity and child care), Nasib Guliev (Director of the dcience and research institute of pediatrics, ministry of Azerbaijan & president of UNPSTR), Enver Hasanoğlu (Generel secretary of UNPSTR), Jonathan Veitch (UNICEF representative in Kyrgyzstan), A. Lyubshis (International expert, UNICEF, Lithuania), Yu Mizernitski (Russia), M. Zeigamik (Russian Federation of Pediatricians) addressed the priority issues of child health at Kyrgyztan, Euroasian countries and global figures. Additionally, AK Ormantaev (Kazakstan), Z Nabiev (Tajikistan), A. Muratov (Kyrgyztan), D Kudayarov (Kyrgyztan) also spoke on the first day of the congress.
280 participants from Kyrgyztan, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kazakstan, Russian Federation attented to the meeting. The key message to the participants was “our responsibility is to ensure the right of every child to celebrate the fifth birthday. As a symbol of this key message, the picture of the each plenary speaker at the age of 5 year were shown just before his/her presentation. The congress was started by Prof. Ihsan Dogramacı in 1993 and the first meeting was in Ankara. It will be again in Turkey next year in Antalya.
Picture 1. (Left to right) Mr. Kubanychbek Choibekov (Vice-Health Minister of Kyrgyztan); Jonathan Veitch (UNICEF representative in Kyrgyzstan); Mrs. Raisa Atambaeva (First lady of Kyrgyztan); Kamchibek Uzakbaev, (Director of the national center of maternity and child care), Vice-Prime Minister Mrs. Kamila Talieva Enver Hasanoğlu (Generel secretary of UNPSTR), Nasib Guliev (Director of the Science and Research Institute of Pediatrics, Ministry of Azerbaijan & president of UNPSTR),
Picture 2. Mrs. Raisa Atambaeva, First lady of Kyrgyztan is with guest speakers
Picture 3. Professor Enver Hasanoglu is presenting the honorary membership certificate of Turkish National Pediatric Society to Professor Kamchibek Uzakbaev
Picture 4. Audience at the meeting
- Posted By IPA Admin Office on Date (MM/DD/YYYY) : 07/11/2013