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Todorov: Traditional Chinese medicine projects agreed

October 22
05:25 2013

Beijing, 22 October 2013 (MIA) - Health Minister Nikola Todorov, who is accompanying President Gjorge Ivanov in a visit to the PR China, met Tuesday with the leadership of the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, agreeing on concrete projects for introduction of traditional Chinese medicine in Macedonia, MIA reports from Beijing.

Curricula would be developed at the Stip University, followed by education of Macedonian doctors in China over the traditional medicine and its methods.

"We also agreed on training provided by Chinese doctors in Macedonia, as well as visits of Macedonian students at some of the 20 universities for traditional Chinese medicine", said Minister Todorov.

Talks also referred to the visit of a delegation from the Medicines Bureau over the possibility of bringing herbal medicines to Macedonia.

In the framework of the visit to PR China, Minister Todorov will visit the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. ik/11:22