Novosibirsk saw on Tuesday the opening of the 13th international specialized medical exhibition "Medsib: Health of Siberia-2002." More than 200 companies from Russia, Germany, Italy, the US, France, Denmark, Japan, Switzerland, Belgium, Vietnam, India and Belarus are taking part in the exhibition. The Intim-2002 exhibition will be held for the first time within the framework of the medical forum. Guests and participants will have a chance to visit the exposition of private hygiene, contraception, intimate objects and they can consult a doctor. The exposition of the main exhibition "Medsib: Health of Siberia" displays equipment for pharmaceutical production, cosmetology, dentistry, lab instruments, uniforms for health workers and means of alternative medicine. At the exhibition one has an opportunity to learn about the diagnostic centers and hospitals of the Siberian Region. As part of the exhibition, regional conferences "Pharmacies XXI", "Children - our future", seminar "Sexual relation in society: problems and safety", training seminars for pharmaceutical workers, endoscopy physicians and workers of health centers will be held. The exhibition will close on May 17.