02.06.2014 - Society

Rustem Khamitov congratulated young patients of Republican Children's Hospital

Yesterday, on the International Children's Day a festival for the young patients was organized in the territory of the Republican Children's Hospital. The children competed in agility, quickness and wit right near the entrance to the hospital.

Here a pavement drawing competition, theatrical performance and a puppet theatre performance were held.

Rustem Khamitov came at the holiday to congratulate the children and wish them a speedy recovery.

Recall that for a week the Republican Children's Hospital has been holding the charity campaign "Operation Smile". During this time, 55 children were operated.

Rustem Khamitov visited two departments — Maxillofacial Surgery and Otolaryngology. He talked with kids and their parents, presented gifts and thanked the doctors who came from all over the country. Full shorthand report of the Rustem Khamitov’s speech summarizing the "Operation Smile" campaign is available on the official website.

After awarding Khamitov handed over Rustem Akhmetshin, the Republican Children's Hospital chief physician, a certificate for 5 million rubles for purchasing medical equipment.