Visit of a delegation from the Sultanate of Oman to TRON


Visit of a delegation from the Sultanate of Oman to TRON on Monday, June 1, 2015

Mainz, June 2015 – On June 1st and with generous support of the Ministry of Economics of Rhineland Palatinate, TRON welcomed a high-ranking delegation from the Sultanate of Oman for discussions on tasks and results of previous scientific works at TRON. Prof. Dr. Ulrich Förstermann of the Mainz University Medical Center also took part in the discussions.

The Omani delegation was represented by Misters H.E. Sayyid Dr. Sultan bin Ya’rub Al Busaidi, Advisor for Health Affairs to the Minister of Health; Prof. Arunodaya Gujjar, Professor of Neurology and Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital; Dr. Amal Al-Hasmi Royal Hospital; and Dr. Abdullah Al-Azmi, Sr Consultant Neurologist, Head of Neurology, Dept. of Medicine Director General, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital and President Oman Neurology Society (ONS). TRON was represented by Prof. Dr. Ugur Sahin and Dipl.-Kfm. Michael Föhlings. After the lecture by Prof. Sahin on the latest work in the field of molecular oncology in TRON, the Omani delegation members were particularly interested in the planned steps towards clinical trials. During the discussions new possibilities for collaboration in that field between TRON and the Sultan Qaboos University Hospital of Oman were addressed.