On May13, 2018, reception and consultation of the patients with cardio-vascular diseases were conducted by cardiovascular radiologist of Saint- Joseph Hospital of The Department of Radiology Dr. Arshid Azarine, MD and cardiac surgeon of European Georges-Pompidou Hospital Dr. Levon Khachatryan, MD on the basis of arrangements between Erebouni MC and Nairi MC.
The Head of Erebouni Cardiology Center, The Chief Cardiologist of RA Hamlet Hayrapetyan MD, PhD, as well as President of the Armenian Association of Radiologists, radiologist of MC Nairi Dr. Kostan Galumyan, PhD took an active part in the process of examination.
French specialists familiarized their Armenian colleagues with protocols of CTA and MRI of cardiovascular system according to which leading European clinics work , and which will be implemented in a routine practice of above mentioned clinics. This makes it possible to embark on a new stage of the development of a non-invasive examination of the cardiovascular system. "The equipment of Nairi MC and Erebouni MC, the professionalism of the doctors of these clinics allows us to note with satisfaction the fact that our cooperation will be effective," the French doctors said unanimously.
On May 14, 2018 in conference hall of «DoubleTree by Hilton» was held a seminar on non-invasive methods of examination of cardio-vascular system. The seminar was opened by the greeting speech of the The Head of Erebouni Cardiology Center Hamlet Hayrapetyan MD, PhD. Dr. Azarine and Dr. Khachatryan presented interesting clinical case reports from their own practice with the interactive participation of young cardiologists and radiologists. It should be noted that the young generation of doctors showed a high level of preparation.
Prof. Hamlet Hayrapetyan noted that the cooperation of French doctors with colleagues from Nairi MC and Erebouni MC opens new facets not only for the exchange of experience, but also for the implementation of new ideas, for example, the establishment of the «French-Armenian Cardiac Imaging School » in the near future.