The international arctic medical forum will take place in Salekhard
16:33 19 сентября 2017
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The first international arctic medical forum will take place in Salekhard on the 28th and 29th of November. It will unite medical community of arctic regions for comprehensive development of health care, medical science and education, for assistance to professional growth of medical employees conducting practical work in arctic conditions.
“Arctic regions in achieving for longevity in 76 years” is the main theme of the forum. As we should remind, on the sitting of the council for strategic development and priority projects on the 21st of March, 2017, the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin set the aim for health care to increase expected longevity up to 76 years by the year of 2025.
Within the forum it is also planned to discuss priorities of health care development in Russian arctic regions during the coming years, regional characteristics of health status of population, improvement in organizing and managing of medical care quality. The following issues will not remain without attention of medical employees such as spread of socially significant diseases among indigenous peoples of the North, development of air ambulance and mobile forms of health care, medicine in schools, health protection of employees on enterprises of fuel and energy complex.
Plenary sessions, thematic sessions, poster presentations, the exhibition of medical equipment and other activities will take place within two days.