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Indian Prime Minister visits the Champalimaud Foundation

Within the scope of an official visit to Portugal, Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, visited the Champalimaud Foundation on Saturday, 24 June, together with António Costa, Prime Minister of Portugal.

  1. 27.6.2017

    In the Foundation, the respective Indian and Portuguese delegations were received by the President of the Champalimaud Foundation, Leonor Beleza, and Vice President João Silveira Botelho.

    The architecture of the building, designed by acclaimed Indian architect Charles Correa, was one of the high points of the visit, during which Narendra Modi took the opportunity to see the Centre’s facilities and get to know the clinical and investigative work that the Foundation develops in the fields of oncology and neuroscience; talking to some of our team of Indian origin working here, as well as with representatives from a long-standing partner of the Champalimaud Foundation – the LV Prasad Eye Institute (Hyderabad).

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