A Laos PDR & University of Calgary Collaboration


Improving the Health Status of Laos

** Health Human Resources Training **



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The University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine members and our Laos colleagues have been collaborating on Improving Health Human Resources Training since 2002.   Learn more click here


We produce doctors who practice in the rural areas.


The 2019 Laos Family Medicine Specialist Continuing Medical Education (CME) Event was held

November 13, 14, 15 2019 in Vientiane Learn more click here

See Vientiane Times news article here



2019 Royal College of Canada

International Collaboration Award

Congratulations to our Canadian and Laos team members!













"Presented to individuals who have  demonstrated leadership and excellence in advancing postgraduate medical education and residency outside of Canada..." click here



Our work has been awarded by the University of Calgary Cummings School of Medicine 2019 Celebration of Excellence!!



Charitable Registration

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