Egyptian Health Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar asserted that his ministry adopts a determined and developed strategy to improve the quality of dental services, asserting the importance of the dental health to maintain the general health.
He asserted the keenness of the Ministry of Health to coordinate and co-operate with the Ministry of Higher Education to contribute to meeting the needs of the health sector.
This came during Abdel Ghaffar’s participation in the inauguration of 6th Cairo International Dental Congress organised by Cairo University under the auspices of Minister of Higher Education Ayman Ashour in the presence of Cairo University President Osman el Khosht and a number of experts from the different countries to exchange scientific expertise and discuss the latest discoveries in the dental specialisation.
Egypt has distinguished human cadres in addition to its resources that make pioneering in the dental field, Abdel Ghaffar said.
The minister lauded co-operation and coordination between all the sectors concerned with putting the current and future vision that copes with the international criteria to improve the healthcare services, said Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.
Abdel Ghaffar thanked all the members of the higher consultation dental committee for their effective efforts and keenness on improving the dentist job and seizing all the cooperation opportunities to support and develop the dental services presented to the citizens.
This came during Abdel Ghaffar’s meeting with the members of the committee to put frameworks and mechanisms for work in the coming period to guarantee promoting the dental services in Egypt.
The meeting discussed that targets of the committee and the training mechanisms for the graduates of the dentistry colleges, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.