1st conference of Military Medicine for SCO Member States on 12 – 13 Sept, 2019

1st conference of Military Medicine for SCO Member States on 12 – 13 Sept, 2019


The first conference of Military Medicine for Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO) Member States will be held in New Delhi on 12 – 13 Sept, 2019. It will be the first Military co-operation event to be hosted by India, under the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation Defence Co-operation Plan 2019-2020, after it became a SCO Member State in 2017.
The conference will be co-ordinated by the Indian Armed Forces under the aegis of Headquarters Integrated Defence Staff. The aim of the conference is to share best practices in the field of military medicine, build capacities and overcome common challenges.During the conference, the Indian Armed Forces will also demonstrate the Rapid Action Medical Team and organize a visit for the delegates to the Army Research and Referral Hospital.
Deliberations will take place between military medicine experts of Shanghai Co-operation Organisation Member States on rendering of combat medical support,humanitarian assistance during disasters and measures to improve patient safety. The Shanghai Co-operation Organisation Member States will be represented by senior military medical practitioners. Nepal and Sri Lanka will also be sending their delegations to participate in the Conference. 
The conference will be preceded by a meeting of the Heads of Delegations to discuss areas of co-operation in the field of military medicine between Shanghai Co-operation Organisation Member States.
Jai Hind

No comments