The Colombian Association of Hospitals and Clinics invited the Portuguese Health Engineering and Management Association APEGSAUDE to participate in the X Congress of Colombian Hospitals and Clinics and in the II Iberoamerican Meeting of Hospital Leaders, held in Bogotá, 8 to May 11, 2012.
Fernando Regateiro, Professor of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, former President of the Board of Coimbra University Hospitals, and President of the Council for Cooperation of APEGSAUDE represents the association and will be the speaker in the panel titled: Desarrollos y retos de las redes integradas de servicios de salud en Iberoamérica. - Developments and challenges of integrated networks of health services in Latin America.
12 countries will attend the meeting: Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Venezuela, Spain, Peru, Argentina, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Portugal and Colombia.
During the stay Fernando Regateiro, as a VIP invited to the Congress, will have a busy agenda of contacts with decision makers and representatives of the health sector in Colombia and Latin American countries, and will explore opportunities for the development of international cooperation, to share resources and access to technology as well as new forms of organizational behavior and management.