Spain participated in ASEM Discussions on Diabetes

New Delhi, February 16, 2017.

The Councellor of Science and Technology of the Embassy of Spain in India, Adrián Gutiérrez Árboles, participated as a speaker at the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Discussion on Non Invasive Technologies for the Treatment and Diagnostics of Diabetes as a Lifestyle Disease in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The event was as part of Health Tech India Event being organised in the 22nd International Engineering and Technology Fair on 4th February.

Mr Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General, CII, in his opening address, highlighted that the inclusion of healthcare in the ASEM agenda would go a long way in addressing the health related problems in the region wherein Diabetes and other Non-Communicable Diseases have great potential in hindering the growth pathways of economy in a significant manner. In his address, Mr Gonchig Ganbolo, Ambassador of Mongolia to India, flagged diabetes related problems in his country and sought Indian investments in the social sectors including setting up of hospitals in that country.

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