Health Department Holds Tibetan Medicare System Review Meeting


January 22, 2013 11:01 am

Health Kalon Tsering Wangchuk with MIA professors at the review meeting.

NEW DELHI: A comprehensive review meeting on the Tibetan Medicare System, organised by the health department of the Central Tibetan Administration is currently underway at the Micro Insurance Academy( MIA), New Delhi.

The Tibetan Medicare System (TMS) experience sharing meeting started on 21s January at Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) conference hall with a welcome speech by the chairman of MIA, Prof. David Dror and a keynote address by Health Kalon Dr. Tsering Wangchuk. It was later followed by presentations by various health executive officers from numerous Tibetan settlements.

On 22 January, Mr Tsegyal, program manager and Mr Nyima Gyaltsen, communication officer, of the Department of Health TMS section will give a presentation followed by a discussion among the participants. The MIA team will also give their presentation followed by another discussion.  

On 23 January, the Health Kalon will convene a separate meeting with the health executive secretaries; he will then have a meeting with the TMS and MIA staff for the further development of the Tibetan Medicare System in the afternoon.

Helath Kalon Tsering Wangchuk giving the keynote address at the meeting.