Ho Chi Minh City

HCMC Party Chief visits senior doctors on occasion of Vietnamese Doctor's Day

Politburo member cum Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Communist Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan yesterday visited senior medical workers and facilities on the occasion of 63rd anniversary of Vietnamese Doctor’s Day (February 27)

At the Professor Duong Quang Trung's house ( Photo: SGGP)

At the Professor Duong Quang Trung's house ( Photo: SGGP)

On the tour to family of late People’s Doctor Duong Quang Trung, former director of the Department of Health, Mr. Nhan expressed his deep gratitude to the late doctor’s contribution to the health sector especially in establishment of hospital Pham Ngoc Thach, Heart Institute and the Medicine University Pham Ngoc Thach.
The Party Chief stressed that when alive, Professor Doctor Duong Quang Trung was devoted to the profession, to patients and left many marks during the health sector’s development. His talent and ethics is a shining example for next generations in the health sector.
In the family of Dr. Tran Thi Trung Chien, former Health Minister, on behalf of city leaders, Mr. Nhan showed his respect to Ms. Chien’s services to the health sector expecting Professor Chien with her experience to continue her devotion to the sector.
Also in the day, Party Chief Nhan arrived at the Medicine University Hospital to wish medical workers. He lauded the pioneer hospital in self-finance and training hi-quality medical workers for the sector. The hospital’s outstanding achievement is a good model to expand.
Mr. Nhan expected all staffs of the hospital to devote and develop their skills to serve patients across the country for the sector’s growth.

By THANH AN – Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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