TAINAN, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Carlos Guillermo Alvarado Cerezo, President of University of San Carlos of Guatemala, visited National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, Taiwan, on September 13 for further understanding of both profiles and advantages, expecting to jointly elevate the development in medical and health care research.
NCKU President Huey-Jen Jenny Su, a renowned public health expert, welcomed President Cerezo and his wife Mabel Barrios, both are dentists practicing in Guatemala.
The College of Dental Medicine in University of San Carlos of Guatemala is the best in the country, according to President Cerezo who is seeking partnership with NCKU’s counterparts.
President Su indicated that the Department of Dentistry in the College of Medicine in NCKU is developing new dental materials and design with interdisciplinary efforts.
We had formed alliance with research institutes and universities in Asia and Russia to conduct innovative research and looking for more collaborating with universities in South and Central American counties as well, Su added.
President Cerezo introduced his university saying, “University of San Carlos of Guatemala is the only national university in Guatemala and we are looking forward to collaborating with the universities in Taiwan.”
“NCKU is the second largest university in Taiwan,” said President Su, and the interdisciplinary efforts here have spurred collaborative research across departments.
President Cerezo said, we want to broaden the relationship with universities that should not be only in student change, it should be also make it possible for the staff to meet and possible to do joint research.