06 October 2009, Tuesday, 15:22

Exhibition “Medicine” is open in Ufa

author: Elena Makushina

Exhibition Center “BASHEXPO” and the state unitary enterprise “MEDTECHNIKA” with assistance of the Trade-Industry Chamber RB, is open in Ufa Culture Palace “NEFTYANIK” for the 18th time.

Minister of health protection RB Andre Evsukov and the head of Bashkir Government Machinery’s health protection department Marseille Tuigunov participated in the opening ceremony.

The Minister of health protection RB highly appreciated the level of the medical forum and said that “these exhibitions are necessary for every doctor to have a chance to introduce new treatment technologies into his everyday practice”.

More than 120 companies from Russia, CIS and non-CIS countries take part in the exhibition this time and 70% of them are manufacturers of medical equipment, medical instruments and pharmaceutical products. The number of visitors, including specialists of health protection sphere, representatives of ministries and departments, business structures from Bashkortostan and neighboring Russian regions, exceeds 13000 people.

The exposition covers more than 3000 square meters and representatives of Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Kazan, Nizhniy Novgorod, Samara, Volgograd, Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk and other Russian regions and from Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Germany, Canada, France, Switzerland, Japan and the USA are in the list of exhibitors.