The first online meeting of information sharing on COVID-19
The First virtual meeting of Epidemiologic information exchange convened by the International Relations Office of Tabriz University of Medical Sciences and Azerbaijan State Medical University regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), took place on Monday, March 2, 2021.
The meeting was organized in line with the Memorandum of Understanding of the 14th Session of the state Commission on Cooperation in Economics, Trade and Humanitarians Spheres between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan (January 18, 2021).
This two-hour webinar promoted sharing of experiences and emerging lessons learned from the both countries responding to COVID-19. Participants of the webinar shared insights and perspectives on the overall Covid-19 situation in their country and their preventive health care, treatment, and management of the pandemic.
To carry this initiative forward, a series of webinars focusing on COVID-19, will be planned in the near future.
The participants from Azerbaijan Medical University:
Dr. Mushfiq Orujov (Head of International Relations Office),
Dr. Nigar Alakbarova (Deputy Director of International Relations office),
Dr. Ibadolla Agayev (Head of Epidemiology Department),
Dr. Jalal Isayev (Head of Infection Disease Department),
Dr. Aygun Babayeva (Assistant Professor of Public Health),
Dr. Nilufar Mamadova (Assistant Professor of Infection disease),
Dr. Rana Hamzayeva (Assistant Professor of Respiratory Disease)
The participants from Tabriz University of Medical Sciences:
Dr. Ali Taghizadieh (Head of Internal Disease Department),
Dr. Behzad Baradaran (Head of Immunology Research Center),
Dr. Behrouz Naghili (Head of Infection Disease Research Centre),
Dr. Saeed Dastgiri (Epidemiologist),
Dr. Saeed Safiri (Epidemiologist),
Dr. Simin Khayatzadeh (Head of the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases of Provincial Health Center),
Dr. Hossein Abdollahi (Director of International Relations Office)