Havana, Cuba.- Dr. Carissa Etienne, regional director of the Pan American and World Health Organizations, Cuba sent a message of congratulations for his contribution to health in several villages, it was reported in Havana.
A recognition ceremony was held in connection with the Day of Latin American Medicine, and on occasion, were announced the words of Etienne, who praised the results of internationalism, since 1960.
It also meant the results of the Comprehensive Health Program and the creation of the Latin American School of Medicine, founded by the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, which has graduated thousands of doctors from a hundred nations.
Translated by: Daysi Olano Fernandez
Written by Radio Reloj, Radio Cubana
December 3, 2015