Regional Military Medical Conference Opened

The Conference presentation was led by an international panel - Photo:Ministry of Defence Republic of Serbia
From the left: Colonel Matthew Peterson, USAF, Brigadier General SciMed Dr Ugljesa Jovicić, Head of Military Medical Department, Serbia, State Secretary Bojan Jocić, Major General Jon Gerhard Reichelt, Surgeon General and Head of the Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Services, and Lord Tariq Ahmet, United Kingdom FCO Minister and the Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict. Photo: Ministry of Defence Republic of Serbia

The Third Regional Military Medical Conference in the Houses of the Guards at Topčider was held during week 25 in Belgrade.

The conference was opened by State Secretary Bojan Jocić, and enhancing regional cooperation in the field of military medicine was among the items on the agenda. The conference also had participants from countries outside of the region including Algeria, Turkey, Greece, Moldova and Azerbaijan, as well as Norway and the United States who helped organize the conference.

The Military Medical Conference was attended by several people
Photo:Ministry of Defence Republic of Serbia

Norwegian Defence Attaché Lieutenant Colonel Egil Daltveit (left) was also in attendance.

More information and photos from the conference can be found on the Serbian Ministry of Defence website.