Professor at the University of Rochester (USA) visits Bahiana

Meeting with professors marks the deepening of the interinstitutional partnership.


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Professor Dr. Chin-To Fong of the University of Rochester, New York, was at the Escola Bahiana de Medicina e Saúde Pública, at the end of October, when he participated in some technical visits to the institution.

The Doctor. Chin-To Fong has been developing activities with prof. doctor Marcos Almeida, coordinator of the Master of Health Technologies of the Graduate Program of the Bahiana, through a partnership between the two institutions, such as the exchange of four medical students to monitor scientific activities in the Bahiana.

The visitor also participated in a meeting on October 25, with the dean of Research, Innovation and Stricto Sensu Graduate Studies, Dr. Atson Fernandes, and with the manager of the Institutional Relationship and Internationalization Center of Bahiana (REAI), Dr. Antonieta Araújo, when the possibility of strengthening inter-institutional cooperation was discussed, with the objective of promoting the reception of students from the Bahiana at the American university. On the occasion, the delegation paid a visit to the Medical Center of Bahiana Saúde, where she was welcomed by the director of the unit, Dr. Luiz Eduardo Fonteles Ritt.