Training for rural physicians

Submitted by ganbat on Sat, 10/27/2018 - 14:54

The leading cause of mortality in Mongolia is circulatory disease, responsible for 33.1% of deaths.
Therefore Oddariya’s ongoing training and capacity-building efforts are currently focused on
encouraging innovation in diagnosis and management of circulatory disease and another top-five
mortality cause, digestive disease (7.1%).

“Engineering World Health” summer project 

Submitted by ganbat on Sat, 10/27/2018 - 12:20

In collaboration with Engineering World Health, US-based non-profit organization that engages skills and passions of students and professionals from around the globe to improve healthcare delivery in low-income countries, Oddariya brought international team of 11 young biomedical engineers and students to Mongolia between July 2 - August 12th to help local hospitals to repair broken down equipment, exchange experience and provide advice and consultations.