THREE MATERNITY HOSPITALS OF ARMENIA SATIATED WITH NEWEST EQUIPMENT BY GRANT ALLOCATED BY JAPANESE GOVERNMENT

Noyan Tapan
May 15 2006

YEREVAN, MAY 15, NOYAN TAPAN. By the means of the 1 mln 700
thousand dollars grant allocated by the Japanese Government, the
RA Perinatology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Center, Hrazdan and
Gavar maternity hospitals were satiated with newest equipment. As
Razmik Abrahamian, the Director of the center mentioned at the May
12 event taken place in Yerevan, equiment was bought and placed
by Japanese. According to him, the newest equipment will give
possibility to study baby's development, to implement all necessary
interferences which will assist reduction of infant mortality and
growth of birthrate. R.Abrahamian mentioned that one of the equipment
even gives possibility to diagnose children with a defect or deviation
of development during the inter-uterine life.

Shuichi Tokuda, the Advisor of the Japanese Embassy to the RA mentioned
that besides the technical assistance to maternity hospitals, they
will organize re-training courses as well for Armenian specialists.