COE briefing to Ambassadors


The NATO Centre of Excellence for Military Medicine (MILMED COE) welcomed the Ambassadors of three countries, H.E. Juraj Chmiel, Ambassador of the Czech Republic; H.E. Jerzy Snopek, Ambassador of Poland and H.E. Rastislav KÁCER, Ambassador of Slovakia for a last meeting of the year to COE on 16 December 2016. 


SWE Surgeon General at COE


Col. Claes Ivgren, Chief of Military Medical Services of the Swedish Armed Forces, accompanied by LtCol. Ulf Jedborg, Head of Training, Education and Evaluation in Defence Medicine and LtCol. Gunnar Hafvenstein, Chief of Staff of Military Medical Services paid an official visit to MILMED COE on 13-14 December 2016 in Budapest.


Course calendar 2017/2018 now available!

We are pleased to announce that the Course Calendar 2017/2018 is now available, please find it under the Courses/Course calendar menu tab or click pdficon smallhere.

Vigorous Warrior 2017 info

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Vigorous Warrior ’17 (VW ’17) is a NATO Medical Exercise and the fourth iteration since 2011. It is organized bi-annually by MILMED COE together with a Host Nation, this time Germany. The exercise is open for NATO and Partner Nations.

VW ’17 will take place on 04-22 September at the Lehnin training area in North Germany.

The Final Coordination Conference (FCC) of the exercise will be held on 20-23 June 2017 in Potsdam.


Director visited Germany

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The Director of the NATO Centre of Excellence for Military Medicine (MILMED COE), COL Dr. László Fazekas made an official visit to Koblenz, Germany in November 2016,  where he met with LTG Dr. Michael Tempel, Surgeon General of the Bundeswehr for talks on how to strengthen the partnership between the Bundeswehr Medical Services and the Centre.



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