(KZN.RU, November 21, Alina Berezhnaya). Today, the celebration ceremony of medical dynasties took place in the Centre of the Family "Kazan". The members of 10 families were conferred the Letters of Gratitude of the Mayor of Kazan in the solemn atmosphere. There was more than 100 years' total length of service in each dynasty.
The families with a few generations of medical workers were congratulated by Rustem Gafarov, the first deputy head of the Kazan Executive Committee, Gulnara Gaifullina, the deputy head of the Health Department of the Ministry of Health of the RT of Kazan, and Rafael Shavaliev, the deputy of the Kazan City Duma, a chief doctor of the Republican Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Health of the RT.
The tradition to celebrate the medical dynasties was born 3 years ago in Kazan. According to Gulnara Gaifullina, there were more than 120 families in the capital city of Tatarstan, the doctors worked for more than three generations.
During the meeting the guests of honor showed the presentations of their dynasties. For example, the members of the Ratner-Morozovs dynasty told that the medical profession was already chosen by the fifth generation in their family, there was more than 500 years' total length of service in their dynasty.
Also the Pigalov-Kuznecovs, the Aminov-Salyakhov-Muradimovs, the Vakhitov-Khabibullins, the Druzhkovs, the Akhmadeev-Osipovs, the Chernyshev-Akhmadeev-Osipovs, the Akhunyanov-Zakirov-Kims, the Ovchinnikov-Bazilskies, the Sadykov-Makarimov-Saifutdinovs dynasties got the Letters of Gratitude of the Mayor of Kazan and the memorable gifts.
The families dropped the multi-coloured balloons to the sky in the end.