Director visited Germany
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.
16th SC meeting in Budapest
The 16th Steering Committee (SC) meeting of the NATO Centre of Excellence for Military Medicine (MILMED COE) took place on 28-30 November 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. MILMED COE Sponsoring Nations' (SN) representatives from Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania and the United Kingdom of Great Britain participated at the event.
Ambassador of Romania visit
The Ambassador of Romania to Hungary, HE Mr. Marius Gabriel Lazurca accompanied by the Defense Attaché, Colonel Savu Toma visited the NATO Centre of Excellence for Military Medicine (MILMED COE) in Budapest.
The aim of the visit was to discuss possibilites to extend the scope of cooperation between Romania and the Centre. The guests were briefed by the Director of MILMED COE, COL Dr. László Fazekas (HUN) and by the respective medical branch heads.
COL Fazekas commended Romania as Steering Nation for its contributions to the Centre, while HE Mr. Lazurca reaffirmed Romania's continuous support to MILMED COE.