MUSCAT, Oman, Nov 5 (NN-ONA) – Activities of the First Scientific Conference of the Oman Medical Association (OMA), commenced at the Grand Hyatt Muscat today, with participation of 400 personnel from various government and private health institutions, from inside and outside the Sultanate.

The opening ceremony of the conference was held under the patronage of Dr. Rawya bint Saud al- Busaidiyah, Minister of Higher Education, in the presence of Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Sa’eedi, Minister of Health, honourable members of the State Council, under-secretaries, the Chairman for the Arab Medical Union and officials in the Ministry of Health.

Dr. al-Sa’eedi praised the OMA’s efforts in raising health awareness on medical profession ethics among the community.

He also said that, the OMA seeks to achieve its goals in cooperation with government health institutions and achieving various cooperation aspects among government health sectors in all fields.– NNN-ONA