GATD to hold medical conference [Archives:2005/812/Local News]

January 31 2005

Taiz – The General Authority for Tourism Development (GATD) is due to hold a medical investment conference in the coming month of February with the participation of a number of Italian and Yemeni physicians.

Sadiq Salah, Director General of the GATD, said that the conference will discuss a number of work papers, studies and researches forwarded by the participants concerning the injuries of traffic accidents and their consequences.

The participants also discussed the most important techniques employed in treating injuries.

The conference is to adopt the idea of performing surgical operations in a number of Taiz hospitals with the help of some skilled Italian physicians.

Salah emphasized that the conference will be a medical opportunity for tourism promotion in the governorate through the arrangement of field visits.

The GATD is preparing to host the conference as well as to repair the tourist hotels and provide visitors with adequate accommodation.