Mauritius is setting its sights on becoming a regional center of excellence in the field of biopharmaceuticals, and key players in the biotech and healthcare sectors are rallying together to make this vision a reality. The recent healthcare and biotech conference, held at the Intercontinental Resort, Balaclava on the 18th of October 2023, was a significant step in this journey, where ProCare Health Services Ltd made its presence known by meeting several people through networking.
ProCare Health Services Ltd, represented by Director Divia Deesha Gungah, Operations Director Prashant Gokool, and Operations Coordinator Nikhil Juggurnauth, spoke about Mauritius’s economic growth through advancements in biotechnology and biopharmaceuticals.
ProCare Health Services Ltd, through its Business Unit of ProCare Medical Laboratory, is actively working towards the goal of becoming a testing laboratory for clinical trials. With a long-standing history of excellence in Clinical Trials, their team, led by Director Divia Deesha Gungah, brings a wealth of experience to this critical aspect of the biotech and healthcare landscape.
Divia Deesha’s background is particularly noteworthy. Having previously worked at The Doctor’s Laboratory in London (now Sonic Healthcare), one of the largest private laboratories in the UK, she has garnered invaluable experience in the field of clinical trials. Notably, she led a team that successfully delivered projects of great significance. Her practical expertise and insights are poised to play a pivotal role in shaping ProCare Health Services Ltd’s path towards becoming a leading testing lab for clinical trials in Mauritius.
The importance of clinical trials in advancing healthcare cannot be overstated. They represent a crucial stage in the development of new medications, treatments, and medical procedures. As Mauritius seeks to establish itself as a global hub for bio-pharmaceutical companies with a strong emphasis on research and development, ProCare Health Services Ltd’s commitment to this endeavor is a testament to the country’s growing prowess in the biotech and healthcare sectors.
This year’s healthcare and biotech conference was indeed a milestone in the journey towards Mauritius’s economic growth through biotech and biopharmaceuticals. With strategic partnerships, innovative policies, and substantial infrastructure investments, Mauritius is on a clear trajectory to establish a prominent global presence in the biotech industry. ProCare Health Services Ltd, with its focus on clinical trials and a team of seasoned experts, is well-positioned to contribute significantly to this vision. Their presence at the conference serves as a testament to their dedication to the advancement of healthcare and biotechnology in Mauritius.