On our way to fulfilling the mission of City of Smile Charitable Foundation, we strive to do our best for the continued development of oncology and hematology in Armenia. As a part of our capacity building program, we strive to contribute to the strengthening of health systems and establishing standards and guidelines for improving patient care.
Organizing and delivering trainings are aimed at capacity building of physicians and medical staff.
To day, the following trainings were organized:
• the second scientific meeting of POEM (Pediatric Oncology East and Mediterranean Group on Pediatric Oncology) – February 7-10, 2019, Yerevan, RA,
• the third meeting of EurADO (Eurasian Alliance of Pediatric Oncology) – May 13-14, 2019, Minsk, Belarus,
• English courses organized for nurses of the Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders Center – July – August, 2019, Yerevan, RA,
• training of one doctor and one nurse on “Treatment of Patients with Thalassemia by Allogeneic Transplantation” – January 7-17, 2020, Bangalore, India.
EQUIPMENT AND ACCESSORIES
To improve the functioning of the Pediatric Cancer and Blood Disorders Center and based on the needs of the Center, City of Smile Foundation has donated 12 infusion and perfusion system devices to the Center․ In addition, the Foundation regularly donates other supplies needed for the treatment course of cancer and blood diseases.