Novartis Foundation board members and Chairman of Novartis Dr. Daniel Vasella visited the Tanzanian Training Centre for International Health in Ifakara
A delegation of 12 board members of Novartis Foundation and the chairman of Novartis Dr. Daniel Vasella, accompanied by colleagues and friends, visited the Tanzanian Training Centre for International Health (TTCIH) on 20th August 2012.
The visit of all these important guests may show the strong partnership Novartis Foundation has with TTCIH. In his welcome speech the Director Senga Kali Pemba presented a short history, as well as the vision and mission of TTCIH.
During the visit the delegation had the chance to see a presentation on the new E-learning project for Assistant medical officer’s cadre.
Some members of the delegation also discussed with students about their future and their expectation as doctors after accomplishing their studies. TTCIH expects to run this e-learning course in the near future.
In addition to their visit at TTCIH, the delegation visited the Nazareth Centre of Leprosy, and the St. Francis Referral Hospital.
Prof. Senga Pemba was very honoured by the opportunity of having all these important people as his guests at TTCIH and deeply acknowledged the visit to Dr. Daniel Vasella, Joseph Jimenez and Prof. Klaus Leisinger