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GVK EMRI Signs MoU With NTRI

Published: 08th September 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 08th September 2014 03:42 AM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: GVK EMRI (Emergency Management and Research Institute) that operates as Arogya Kavacha (108) in Karnataka signed an MoU with the National Trauma Research Institute (NTRI) Australia in New Delhi on Saturday in the presence of Tony Abbot, Prime Minister of Australia to improve trauma care in India.

GVK EMRI said in a statement, “the technical know-how of NTRI Australia combined with the experience of GVK EMRI in Indian conditions will accelerate developments in trauma care. Through this initiative, we will be able to save many more lives, specially in trauma care”.

It said the collaboration with NTRI aims at developing model regional trauma systems, linking ambulance and hospital services and training in trauma care and emergency system leadership.

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