Welcome to Panama
There are many things that make our country an interesting place to visit it and enjoy a magnificent vacation. However, as Director General of the Memorial Institute Gorgas of Health Studies, I would like to first
There are many things that make our country an interesting place to visit it and enjoy a magnificent vacation.
However, as Director General of the Memorial Institute Gorgas of Health Studies, I would like to first tell you about the country that has a technically modern healthcare system, highly specialized and competent doctors, as well as state-of-the-art diagnostics. I am talking about a country with an institute of investigations such as Gorgas, which has been in charge of the regional analysis of Covid-19 tests, as well as in the study and contingency plans before the new variants. I speak of a country, which provides support to neighboring countries in the genome sequencing, and that it has developed the highest capacity to diagnose SARS-CoV-2 in the region. You are in a country with one of the best vaccination rates in Central America. We are a country that takes care of its nationals, as well as each of its Visitors. You, Mr. Tourist, you are very important to Panama.
From the moment you enter Panamanian territory, protocols so that your experience is sanitary safe, with controls prior to entry and during your stay. All with the objective of reducing the possibility of infection by this new coronavirus that has affected the whole world.
As part of the medical community, which works and promotes the advancement of science in the country to make Panama another place healthy and fair for Panamanians and the rest of the citizens of this globalized world, I invite you to enjoy the joy of our people and their traditions, the beautiful beaches, ecological destinations, varied gastronomic offer, shopping centers at unmatched prices, citizen safety and a modern Panama City with a first world transportation system.
I invite you to Enjoy Panama!
Dr. Juan Miguel Pascale
Gorgas Memorial Institute of Health Studies