KUALA LUMPUR (19 Sept 2019) – The National Sports Medicine Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and the Algarhoud Private Hospital/FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence and the Transform Specialist Centre, both in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates have been chosen as AFC Medical Centres.

This was decided at the first meeting of the AFC Medical Committee for the 2019-2023 cycle.

Chaired by Deputy Chair, Dato’ Dr Gurcharan Singh, the Committee agreed to form a Gender Verification Sub-Committee to consider the complex issues involved in the subject – including the review and update of recommendations, policy and regulations.

It was also decided to help educate Member Associations’ medical personnel to establish a “Unity of Doctrine Policy’ by sharing modern scientific knowledge and research in three-day seminars or workshops.