On May 17th, 2018, Sinopharm Dongfeng held a farewell meeting for the voluntary medical team to Cambodia. Tian Dawei and Wu Kun, the vice principal of orthopedics institute of Sinopharm Dongfeng General Hospital and the deputy physician of internal medicine of Sinopharm Dongfeng Huaguo Hospital, will provide 20-day voluntary medical services in Cambodia representing Sinopharm Dongfeng. Heads of Sinopharm Dongfeng and its affiliates attended the meeting.
He Hongsheng, general manager of Sinopharm Dongfeng, iterated at the meeting that this activity was in correspondence with the Belt and Road Initiative to boost the communication in healthcare between China and Cambodia, and carried greaty significance and responsibility. He required the team to observe the disciplines, respect the local customs and protocols, accumulate clinic experience, and keep related files, so as to lay a foundation to further explore approaches for the cooperation agreement with Cambodia. He also encouraged the team members to be hardworking, resilient and diligent, and to stay healthy and safe while contributing to enhancing China’s influence in the Lancang-Mekong region.
The team members were grateful for the trust and confident to complete the task.
On May 18th, persons in charge from Sinopharm Dongfeng and its affiliates saw the medical team off at Wudangshan airport.
This voluntary medical activity was organized by the Health and Family Planning Commission of Yunan province. The medical team from Sinopharm Dongfeng were chosen to join their counterparts from Kunming commission in providing medical services in Phnom Penh, Battambang and Kompong Cham in the aided mobile clinics. The aim of such activity is to improve the healthcare condition in the Belt and Road countries and enhance the collaboration and friendship between China and Cambodia. (Reported by Sinopharm International)