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Beat Richner, Founder of Kantha Bopha Hospitals, Resigns due to Health Issues

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    This is sad news for Cambodia… We wish him well.

    Source: The Cambodia Daily

    Dr. Beat Richner, the Swiss pediatrician who has managed Kantha Bopha hospitals since he founded the first one in 1992, has been forced to step down for health reasons.

    Dr. Richner, 70, officially resigned on Wednesday as managing director of the Kantha Bopha Foundation, which is based in Zurich. Dr. Peter Studer, the foundation’s vice president, who has assisted Dr. Richner from the start, is serving as the interim head of the five hospitals and their 2,500 employees, according to a news release.

    Continue Reading: https://www.cambodiadaily.com/news/beat-richner-ailing-founder-of-kantha-bopha-hospitals-resigns

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