Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva's Foundation provides advanced medical equipment to State Perinatal Centre

07 Dec 2011

shef_openingThe chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the You are Not Alone Foundation, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva, has opened the new units of perinatal and neonatal surgery of the State Perinatal Centre.

The You are Not Alone Foundation provided the newly-opened units with the advanced, state-of-the-art medical equipment, including humidity cribs for newborns; phototherapy lamps; Retcam Shuttle ophthalmic imaging system; Voluson E8 and LOGIQ E9 ultrasound machines; electrosurgical coagulator; surgical x-ray system; life support systems, cardiac monitors, and laminar flow machines.

shef_listeningThe Perinatal Centre was set up to provide highly-specialized care to pregnant women, new mothers and newborns. The centre admits patients from all over the country. Its specialists visit various maternity hospitals across the country to provide obstetric consultation and, if necessary, to transport the newly-born babies to the State Perinatal Centre. The intensive care unit provides medical assistance to newborns in need of urgent specialist help.

The SPC is also a national training centre in perinatology, which trains experts from all over the country.

The You are Not Alone Fondation is a charitable organiztion founded by Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva in 2002 to provide comprehensivce assistance and support to children left without parental care.