New Delhi, Aug 6 : Minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr. Anubmani Ramadoss today left for Mexico city and New York to attend the XVII International AIDS conference.
The Minister is a leading a high-level delegation to attend the conference, which is scheduled to be held at Mexico City from August 6-8. He is accompanied by Milind Deora, MP, Dr. Raman Senthil, MP, K.Sujatha Rao, Additional Secretary and Director General, National AIDS Control Organization.
Besides attending the conference, Ramadoss will also hold a series of discussions with the Health Minister and senior officers of the Health Ministry, Government of Mexico, for having the bilateral cooperation in health sector strengthened.
The Health Minister, on his return from Mexico, will visit New York on August 8-9.
During his visit to New York, he is expected to visit North Shore University Hospital to discussions with medical and health experts of the University.