Visit of Director of CCR-ARI

CCR-ARI visit

Poka, 3 October 2017. UNPATTI, – Located in the working room of Vice Rector I of Academic Affairs UNPATTI, Prof.Dr. Ir. F. Rieuwpassa, MS received a official visit of Director of CCR – ARI (Center for Collaborative Research on Acute Respiratory Infection), Prof. Cissy B. Kartasasmita, dr., M.Sc. Sp (A), PhD, and dr. Nur Atik, M.Kes, Ph.D. who was accompanied by the Dean of Medical Faculty Dr. dr. Bertha J. Que and staffs.

The official visit is a part of joint program of the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education and US Agency for International Development (USAID), The Sustainable Higher Education Research Alliance (USAID SHERA).

In this visit, discussed how proceed joint efforts to improve the research of international publications in the field of respiratory diseases, involving five universities namely Pattimura Ambon University, Padjadjaran University, Syiah Kuala University, Lambung Mangkurat University, and University of Mataram.

It is said by Kartasasmita that these five Universities have at least fifty international research publications. Unpatti is also expected to participate actively in this CCR program. In addition to visiting UNPATTI, the team will also visit the dr. M.Haulussy and Tulehu Public Hospitals on 4 and 5 October 2017.

During the meeting, Vice Rector I for Academic Affairs said that Unpatti welcomed and supported the CCR – ARI program for research development at UNPATTI, and with international publications expected to produce good output. HOTUMESE