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Humanitarian At Heart: Dr. Berdj Kiladjian inspires change through a spirit of service and leadership.

Dr. Berdj Kiladjian
Humanitarian At Heart

The majestic beauty of the highlands of Nagorno-Karabakh, with its lush rolling hills and imposing mountains along the horizon, is a world away from Dr. Berdj Kiladjian’s bustling dental practice in Boston, Massachusetts. Every spring and fall over the past nearly twenty years, he is drawn here to the remote countryside in the South Caucasus, compelled to help his fellow Armenians in the best way he can.

“It is an essential part of my life,” he says. “I want every child in Karabakh to have the same quality of dental care as my own children.”

Read the full article at The Insider – A Publication for the Armenian General Benevolent Union Alumni and Friends or download the pdf article here.


Canadian Dentists In Artsakh July 7, 2015

Artsakh TV: Armenian Canadian Medical Association of Ontario, the Canadian delegates in Artsakh. They were received by the Deputy Minister of Health Zoya Lazaryan. The meeting focused on cooperation and exchange of experience with local dentists . Click below to watch the video.

Health Update June 2, 2015

Artsakh TV: Hand-in-Hand’s Mobile Dental Clinic providing dental services to rural villages.  Click below to watch the video.
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Chairman of the “Hand in Hand” NGO visited Artsakh

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan and Dr. Berdj Kiladjian

October 15, 2014

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received chairman of the “Hand in Hand” non-governmental organization board Berdj Kiladjian and accompanying him individuals. Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President informs about this.

Issues related to the realization of different programs in Artsakh were discussed during the meeting. The Head of the State awarded Berdj Kiladjian with the “Gratitude” medal for services rendered to the Nagorno Karabagh Republic.

President Sahakyan rated high the contribution of the “Hand in Hand” organization in developing the health sphere in our republic noting that it was demanded and significant for Artsakh.   Reported in Times.am