Nepali, Japanese medical persons discuss Nepali healthcare system
February 6, 2019 09:47 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Feb 6: Nepali and Japanese health professionals residing in Japan have recently conducted a seminar on a topic, ‘Improving healthcare system in Nepal’ at JICA hall, Tokyo.
This was the third seminar of Nepal Japan Dialogue Series supported by the Embassy of Nepal in Tokyo, which focused on several components of Japanese healthcare system which can be transferred to Nepal, in feasible and sustainable manner.
The objective of the discussion was to explore how Nepalese and Japanese counterparts can collaborate to improve the healthcare system in Nepal by focusing on several macro- and micro-level components.
The seminar was conducted in two sessions followed by panel discussion and question-answer session with audience following each session.
Moderated by Prakash Shakya, a medical doctor from Nepal and post-doctoral researcher at Kyorin University, around 70 Japanese and Nepali professionals from different prefectures of Japan attended the seminar.