Eye from Zion” delegation visiting Myanmar

Eye from Zion” delegation visiting Myanmar

  •   Eye from Zion” delegation visiting Myanmar
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    Within the framework of the bilateral cooperation between Myanmar and Israel, a delegation formed by four Senior Ophthalmologists from Israel, and one from Bulgaria, visited Myanmar, between the 3-9/November/2013.
     
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    This delegation of Optometrists led by Dr. Shmuel Levartovski - Head of Department of the Barzilai Medical Centre, Ashkelon-Israel,  attended the annual Myanmar National Eye conference as invited delegates. Furthermore, during their visit they  conducted specialist consultations in 4 different subspecialties and live surgery demonstrations at North Okkalapa Hospital and No.(1)Defense Services General Hospital.
     
     
    In his opening speech, held in a professional conference at the Kandawgy palace hotel in Yangon, in front of an audience of more than 160 doctors and ophthalmologists, Ambassador Behar remarked that …." It is the fourth time of "Eye from Zion" delegation visiting Myanmar. Eye of Zion is an Israeli NGO which provides medical aid around the world, and at the same time, transfers a message of humanitarian assistance and goodwill, based on the commune values Shared by the State of Israel and Jewish people, named - Tikun Olam…".