AUM completes Oyu Tolgoi-funded medical English training program for doctors, nurses in Khanbogd soum
The English Language Institute of the American University of Mongolia (AUM) completed nine weeks of Medical English language training for doctors and nurses in the recently built Khanbogd soum hospital, funded by OyuTolgoi, LLC. In this 9-week English language training session, which ran from October 19 – December 18, 2015, 20 doctors and nurses were taught basic English and common medical terms that they can use at work. The doctors and nurses also learned how to communicate with foreign patients, in English. This training was the first English language training provided at Khanbogd soum’s hospital and the trainees were very satisfied with the course.
“Even though the doctors and the nurses were extremely busy, they managed to work very hard and enjoyed their lessons,”said A.Narantsetseg, the English Language Instructor at AUM who taught the course.
OT Medical Trainees at the Graduation Ceremony