• Monday 22 October 2018
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SCFHS signs an agreement paves the way to setup academics to train and graduation of Family Physicians in the Kingdom

20 November 2016

Saudi Commission for Health Specialties has entered into an agreement with Royal College of Ireland in Dublin, aiming to review specialty certificate in family medicine and to provide an analytical study on program implementation level in a number of training centers in the kingdom as a preliminary steps towards setting up academics to training and graduation of family physicians and to increase the capacity of current programs.


The agreement, which has been entered into recently has included offering e-education programs to the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.


This agreement, comes under the umbrella of Saudi Commission for Health Specialties’ attempt to enhance the training programs for postgraduate studies and to increase capacity in Saudi specialty certificates in cooperation with Royal Boards and Colleges of Physicians.


The Secretary-General of Saudi Commission for Health Specialties Dr. Ayman Asaad Abdo, and his accompanying delegation, have visited the Royals College of Ireland for Physicians, and he has held a meeting with its President and with a number of its members, discussing through it a number of topics among which, following up implementation of agreement conditions singed in Riyadh between Saudi Commission for Health Specialties and Royal College on Dhul-hijja 1437H.


The Secretary-General and the accompanying delegation, have also met a number of Saudi Specialty certificate (Saudi Board) holders, who have been sent for study on scholarship basis to Ireland in order to complete training in a number of precise specialties such as Cardiology, Digestive System, Rheumatism and etc. 

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