In order to deliberate on academic connections, Prof. Dr. Amjad Saber Al-Delawi, President of Cihan University-Erbil, hosted Professor Dr. Mohend Alshalah, Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs at the College of Medicine, Babylon University.
The meeting, held on November 22, 2023, included the presence of vice president for Administrative and Student Affairs, Deans, and Heads of several scientific departments. The primary focus was on establishing scientific ties, particularly in the field of medicine, between Cihan University-Erbil and Babylon University.
Initiating the proceedings, Prof. Dr. Amjad Saber Al-Delawi provided an overview of Cihan University-Erbil. He highlighted past scientific achievements, emphasizing the university’s international recognition and top rankings both locally and internationally. Furthermore, he outlined ongoing efforts, such as the construction of the Cihan Teaching Hospital, a groundbreaking initiative set to elevate medical and health specialties in the Kurdistan region and Iraq.
Addressing Babylon University, Prof. Dr. Amjad Saber Al-Delawi commended it as an esteemed and highly reputable institution. Expressing optimism for a new era of collaboration in medical sciences, he assured the readiness of Cihan University-Erbil for this venture.
In response, the Vice Dean for Scientific Affairs at the College of Medicine, Babylon University, conveyed the university’s pleasure with the visit and extended the institution’s interest in establishing scientific relations with Cihan University-Erbil. Providing insights into Babylon University’s scientific achievements and existing relations with various institutions, he expressed hope that the visit would pave the way for a robust scientific partnership, particularly in the field of medicine.
Concluding the meeting, both parties shared perspectives on strengthening their relations and delved into discussions on the roadmap for future cooperation.