Doha, December 2, 2016.- Cuban medical team organized its Six Annual Journey on Friday the 2nd of December, 2016, at the Cuban Hospital, in Dukhan. At its opening ceremony, tribute was rendered to late Commander in Chief Fidel Castro Ruz by observing a minute of silence. The scientific event was chaired by Cuban Ambassador to the State of Qatar, Eumelio Caballero Rodríguez who delivered the opening remarks, Dr. Ernesto López Cruz, Representative of Cuban Medical Services in Qatar, and Dr. Diana Maite Fernández, Deputy Director a.i. of the Hospital.
In his remarks, Ambassador Caballero praised the Cuban team for the organization of its Six Annual Journey at the prestigious Dukhan Cuban Hospitasl since its main objective is the continous enhancing of the scientific level of its medical staff and the quality of their services. "Such scientific activities are in line, the Ambassador underlained, with the Cuban health authorities policy and that of the Government of Qatar as it has been established in reiterated declarations by His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar, reflected more recently in the statement of Minister of Public Health, H.E. Dr. hanan Al Kuwari, on the occasion of the World Summit on Innovation for Hearth, held in Doha".
The Ambassador said he was proud to constantly hear the best opinions from patients who have visited Dukhan Hospital due both, to the quality of the services and the warm human treatment they receive from Cuban health professionals. In this regard, he pointed out that by maintaining such attitude, Cuban personnel at the Hospital are honoring expectations shared by the Amir Father HH Sheikh Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani and Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, when at the beginning of last decade decided to undertake this important project.