Sat. Sep 21st, 2019

Third Biennial Health Conference, 25th-27th August 2015

The three day third biennial health conference, with the theme, ‘Accelerating Control of Non- Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and Promoting Healthy Ageing’, has begun today at the Paro College of Education.

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Hon’ble Health Minister has graced the inaugural session as the Chief Guest.


The Dzongkhag Health Officials and Dzongkhag Medical Officers from 20 Dzongkhags along with the officials from Ministry of Health will deliberate on wide range of technical, policy and administrative issues health system and public health concern such as healthy ageing, mainstreaming NCDs, use of ICT enabled health solutions, participation of community in delivering health services,strengthening health human resource for achieving Universal Health Coverage, health service standardization and strengthening the use of Health Help Center. The conference will also discuss on achieving and aligning the Dzongkhag Annual Performance Agreement (APA) with Ministerial APA and strengthening the dzongkhag health services.