He added in comments to the Salet Al Tahrir (The Newsroom) that Egypt would establish a national organ transplant network and a research center.
The meeting also discussed the upgrading of Nasser Institute as part of efforts to turn it into a global medical city.
The “Capital Med” project is located in Badr City. It is planned to be developed in four phases and contains 700 intensive care units, 70 operating rooms and more than 15,000 health service providers.
Sisi urged boosting the capacity of Nasser Institute and raising the efficiency of its infrastructure by resorting to the international consultative experiences in this fields given that the institute constitutes an important pillar of the health system in Egypt.
The project will include the biggest teaching hospital in the Middle East with a capacity of 1,200 beds.