Forensic medicine psychiatric center set up in Central Vietnam

The Ministry of Health decided to set up a forensic medicine psychiatric  center in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.

Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thi Xuyen has toured to the central province to work with the province authorities over the center establishment.

To ensure the forensic medicine psychiatric appraisal as per the law, the Ministry will set up five forensic medicine psychiatric  centers  in the mountainous district in the North, in the Central, in Ho Chi Minh City, in the Highland and in the Southwest Vietnam.

Psychiatrists in the center in Thua Thien-Hue province will appraise psychology for criminals in seven provinces including Thua Thien-Hue, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai and Binh Dinh.

The center will be officially open before May 31, 2015.

By Van Thang - Translated by Uyen Phuong

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