A delegation from Beirut Arab University headed by President Professor Amr Galal El-Adawi and consisted from BAU Secretary General Dr. Omar Houri, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Waqf Al-Bir Wal Ihsan Dr. Saeed Jazairi, and Dean of Faculty of Medicine Dr. Najla Meshaal visited the Gulf Medical University in Ajman, United Arab Emirates. The delegation checked the equipment, facilities and faculties at the Gulf Medical University, which is a part of Thumbay Healthcare Network. The delegation also met Dr. Thumbay Moideen, the Group’s Founder and President. The visit also included signing a cooperation agreement between the two universities.

The agreement provides for cooperation in the fields of teaching, scientific research, health services and global education in the health and medical disciplines, as well as the exchange of expertise, faculty members, researchers and students.

This agreement was signed by President Professor Amr Galal El-Adawi on behalf of BAU and by Professor Hossam Hamdi on behalf of the Gulf Medical University.

This visit was a preliminary step to other reciprocal visits as well as a wide medical and scientific partnership between both universities.