Following the signature of the Cooperation Agreement between Beirut Arab University and the Gulf Medical University in Ajman, United Arab Emirates, BAU President Professor Amr Galal El-Adawi, Chairman of the University Board of Trustees Dr. Saeed Jazaeri, together with BAU Secretary General Dr. Omar Houri and Deans of Medical Faculties hosted a delegation from Thumbay Group headed by Dr. Moideen Thumbay, the Group’s Founder and President accompanied by the President of the Gulf Medical University Professor Hossam Hamdi.

The delegation toured BAU the Medical Faculties at Beirut Campus and checked the various facilities offered and the advanced equipment at Beirut and Debbieh Campuses. Different methods of Cooperation in the fields of education, scientific research and health services were discussed in addition to the exchange of experience, faculty members, researchers and students.

This visit is a preliminary step to other reciprocal visits as well as a promising medical and scientific cooperation between both universities.