Projects in Armenia
New Platform for Cooperation in the field of Healthcare in Armenia
A new platform for cooperation in the field of healthcare in Armenia, aimed at transforming the ecosystem in this area to ensure its greater sustainability and efficiency, the better quality of medical services and, ultimately, better health for present and future generations of people in Armenia.
35 children with diabetes from Armenia and Artsakh aged 6-18 will be staying in the camp for one week.
Our objective is to help the children, whose lives have been completely changed by the disease, not to give up and learn to live with diabetes, not to feel different from their peers. In the camp the kids will learn how to better control diabetes with daily sugar measurements insulin injections and healthy diet.
Gyumri Orthopedic School
The project aims to increase the availability of the latest theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of traumatology and orthopedics.
The courses are conducted by practicing doctors – leading specialists in their field from Armenia, Russia, the USA and other countries.
Classes consist of rich lecture material, as well as a large number of practical exercises using plastic bones and tools from leading manufacturers.
During the course, testing is carried out to assess the assimilation of the passed material.
Projects in Russia
Continuing medical education (CME) is necessary to help healthcare providers continuously improve their practice and their care of patients. These courses enable healthcare professionals from a variety of fields to keep abreast of the latest medical advances and practice management tools, in addition to providing valuable opportunities for networking. Member organizations made commitment to support CME for physicians from Armenia in the following specialties – cardiovascular surgery, traumatology and orthopedics, oncology, gynecology, cardiology, neurology, ophthalmology.
The Armenian American Medical Society strongly believes in investing in our future healthcare professionals who will play an important role in improving the health and wellbeing of our community. Initiated under the direction of Dr. Varoosh Alaverdian and Dr. Raffi Tachdjian, AAMS awards scholarships to qualified Armenian students enrolled in various healthcare education programs in the fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing and allied health.