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Minister of health in Federated States of Micronesia Vita Akapito Skilling

China's Health Ministry Invites the Honorable Vita Akapito Skilling to participate in Asia and Pacific Regional Ministerial Meeting

March 16, 2009 (FSM Embassy, Beijing) An invitation letter from the Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China for the Secretary of Health & Social Affairs, the Honorable Vita Akapito Skilling was transmitted through the Embassy to Palikir for consideration. The invitation is for the Asia and Pacific Regional Health Ministerial meeting scheduled to be held from 29-30 April 2009 in Beijing, China.

Palikir, POHNPEI (FSM Information Services): November 23, 2007 - The nominations of Dr. Vita Akapito Skilling as the Secretary of the new Department of Health and Social Affairs and Samson Pretrick as FSM's Ambassador to the Government of Fiji have been confirmed by the 15 th Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia.

Congressional Resolution 15-64 was adopted on November 22 to confirm the nomination of Dr. Vita Akapito Skilling as the Secretary of the new Department of Health and Social Affairs. Dr. Akapito's educational background includes completion of Medical Training at the University of Hawaii and a Residency in Pediatrics at the Fiji School of Medicine. She also completed post-graduate distance learning from the University of Otago in New Zealand.

Dr. Skilling worked with the Kosrae Division of Public and Community Health for more than 15 years. A majority of her work focus is in pediatrics and as well as being a cancer resource person.

Palikir, POHNPEI (FSM Information Services): December 19, 2007 - Vice President Alik L. Alik on behalf of President Mori inducted one more member of President Mori's Cabinet into office in a brief ceremony held in the President's Conference Room on December 17, 2007.

Dr. Vita Akapito Skilling was sworn into as Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Affairs in that ceremony.

The Vice President administered the Oath of Office to Dr. Skilling who swore to the oath to faithfully execute the duties and responsibilities for the position and to uphold and promote and support the constitution of the FSM.

In a brief statement, Vice President Alik indicated, [...] "one of many items that we would like to establish during this administration is a referral hospital that we hope to accomplish before the end of our term in the next three or four years, and we truly hope with your willingness with the support and cooperation with our states and people at your department we will be able to accomplish this vision we have for this nation."

With that Vice President Alik assured Dr. Skilling that both President Mori and him will work very closely with Dr. Skilling to make sure that what the President and the Vice President hope that will be the best for this nation will be carried out.

Prior to her nomination, Secretary Dr. Skilling worked with the Kosrae State Division of Public Health and Community Health for more than 15 years. A major part of her work focus is in child health, and community health.

Dr. Skilling's educational background includes completion of the Medical Training at the University of Hawaii and a Residency in Pediatrics at the Fiji School of Medicine and postgraduate child health at the University of Otago, NZ.

The brief oath of office was witness by government officials, family members, and staff of the department of Health and Social Affairs.

 

 

Nena S. Nena Secretary for Health in Micronesia in 2005

http://www.spc.int/phs/ENGLISH/Contacts-and-Links/moh-doh.htm

map of Micronesia

The four states in the federation are: Chuuk, Kosrae, Pohnpei, Yap

Chuuk, State of

* Dublon (Tonowas)
* Eot
* Ettal
* Fala-Beguets
* Fananu
* Fefan
* Kutu
* Losap
* Lukunor
* Magur
* Moch
* Moen
* Murilo
* Nama
* Namoluk
* Nomwin
* Onari
* Oneop
* Ono
* Param
* Pis-Losap
* Pisaras
* Pulap
* Pulusuk
* Puluwat
* Romanum
* Ruo
* Satawan
* Ta
* Tamatam
* Tol
* Tsis
* Udot
* Ulul
* Uman

Kosrae, State of

* Lelu
* Malem
* Tafunsak
* Utwa
* Walung

Pohnpei, State of

* Kapingamarangi
* Kitti
* Kolonia
* Madolenihmw
* Mokil
* Nett
* Ngatik
* Nukuoro
* Oroluk
* Pingelap
* Sokehs
* Uh

Yap, State of

* Dalipebinau
* Eauripik
* Elato
* Fais
* Fanif
* Faraulep
* Gaferut Island
* Gagil
* Gilman
* Ifalik
* Kanifay
* Lamotrek
* Map
* Ngulu
* Pikelot
* Rull
* Rumung
* Satawal
* Sorol
* Tomil
* Ulithi
* Weloy
* Wolea

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