May 6, 2013, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE…………Undertaken by Government of Ras Al Khaimah, Arabian Healthcare Group (AHG), a premium global healthcare management and consulting firm enters into a strategic agreement with American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK). Through its Laboratories division - Star Metropolis, Arabian Healthcare Group will provide university's Biotechnology students opportunity to work and get trained at the Labs.
On the occasion, Mr. Raza Siddiqui, CEO, Arabian Healthcare Group (AHG) said, “We are very happy to provide the students this opportunity and be part of their future growth. It's a momentous occasion and we constantly strive to contribute to society in every possible way, such collaborations are a welcome move and positive step towards building the future. Going forward we also look at placements for these students within our facilities”.
Star Metropolis is set to position itself as the most efficient and cost effective referral laboratory service in the region, with a chain of highly sophisticated and clinically superior referral labs located across UAE, it aims at providing most reliable and accurate laboratory services coupled with latest technology and knowledge including logistics management. The facility provides comprehensive clinical laboratory services with the right infrastructure and backed by state of the art referral lab with the most modern lab equipments manned by a qualified and experienced technical team. The referral laboratory offers specialized tests covering a wide spectrum of medical specialties, ranging from oncology to genetics, immunoassays to molecular biology. STAR Metropolis after establishing itself in UAE is poised to spread its services and activities to other GCC and rest of the Arabia.
Prof. Alakim, AURAK's Vice Chancellor explained the importance of this agreement as it provides the opportunity for students to train in well-equipped and well-developed laboratories in a distinguished environment and professional career supervisors. Such agreement will enable students to get a great beneficial deal at their area of interest. Prof. Alalkim also explained the importance of such constructive cooperation with strategic partners that lays beneath tightening relationships and contributing to providing good knowledge and experience.
Moreover, he added that this agreement comes in the context of pursuing local departments and institutions to work with AURAK and help provide best educational services to the society and to achieve a strategy that promotes sustainable development in Ras Al Khaimah.