On 8 February 2007, Ministry of Health of the Republic of Latvia had announced “Annual Awards in Medicine”, a new award to support and honour best persons among the medical profession, and health care teams. Grindeks JSC supports adjudging of this award and appeals to all inhabitants for participating in voting till March 5 to recommend their candidates to be nominated for Annual Award in Medicine as a ‘Medic of the Year’ and a ‘Health Care Team of the Year’.

“Strategic Council in the Field of Health” which comprises 18 health-care professionals – heads of largest professional associations, companies, institutions, and other specialists and professionals acknowledged in their field, will evaluate candidates recommended by inhabitants and make a decision on candidates to be awarded.

Everyone can recommend his/her candidate for “Annual Awards in Medicine” by e-mail to the home page of Ministry of Health of the Republic of Latvia: www.vm.gov.lv, filling out a questioner there, or sending a letter by post to the address of the Ministry of Health: 72, Brīvības Street, Riga, LV-1011, with the reference “Annual Awards in Medicine”, till 5 March, 2008.

The award ceremony will take place on the 14th of March in the Daile Theatre.

 

Laila Klavina

Manager of the Communications Department

JSC Grindeks

Phones: 7083370, 29256012

e-mail: laila_klavina@grindeks.lv