Armenian Minister, Hashemi Meet

Armenian Minister, Hashemi MeetArmenian Minister, Hashemi Meet

In a meeting with his Iranian counterpart in Yerevan, Seyyed Hassan Hashemi, Armenian Health Minister Armen Mooradian called for closer medical collaboration between the two sides.

“There is a promising future for Iran-Armenia cooperation in healthcare,” he said, IRNA reported.

The two ministers signed a roadmap for boosting cooperation in exchanging medical personnel, production of medicine and curbing contagious and non-contagious diseases.

In addition to meetings with Armenian health officials, Hashemi was to hold talks with President Serzh Sargsyan. The Iranian minister is in visiting the Caucasus nation to attend the confab ‘New Challenges to Public Health’ from March 1-2, which brought together ministers of health from different countries to address public health concerns.