(MENAFN - Arab News) Siemens described as the global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering operating in the fields of energy health care infrastructure and industry signed a memorandum of understanding (mou) with alfaisal university that aims to build technical capacity promote continuous medical education and provide technologies that support learning among medical practitioners
Siemens healthcare is fully aligned with the kingdom's strategy developing a world-class health care system. by providing innovative technologies state-of-the-art solutions and tailor-made training for local health care professionals millions of saudi nationals enjoy the benefit of healthier lives. in addition this partnership delivers knowledge transfer to the strongest economy in the region
'this collaboration sustains the approach of positioning saudi arabia among the leading nations which offers outstanding health care services to citizens. with our partner e.a. juffali & brothers we have always focused on pioneering new areasof excellence in line with providing training and education initiatives for the local workforce" said arja talakar ceo of siemens saudi arabia
The signing ceremony was concluded at the college of medicine alfaisal university in riyadh by dr. khalid al-kattan dean of the college of medicine at alfaisal university and dr. annas zarei higher education and government relation consultant of siemens healthcare saudi arabia
Dr. khalid al kattan commended siemens for its continued contribution toward sustainable health care in the kingdom. 'the agreement stands to strengthen the ties between the two organizations as siemens will contribute toward education in the field of imaging for master training programs at the university.
Ernst jankulik head of siemens healthcare saudi arabia stated: 'siemens is recognized for its contribution toward elevating health care in saudi arabia and the region. alfaisal university as a leading educational entity and siemens healthcare as a technology leader will complement each other fully".