ARMY MEDICINE DEPARTMENT OF THE MINISTRY FOR DEFENCE OF UKRAINE
SOCIETY OF SURGEONS OF KIEV AND KIEV REGION
On 25 February 2015 the army club of the Ukrainian Ministry for Defence central medical and clinical office hosted a scientific and practical conference for army and civil surgeons and anesthesiologists.
More than 500 professionals from different parts of Ukraine gathered at the conference to hear the reports of the army surgeons, traumatologists, neurosurgeons and anesthesiologists dedicated to the experience of rendering medical aid to those wounded and injured in the zone of anti-terrorist operation as well as to discuss practical issues. The speakers displayed their own photos and video to support their reports. A lot of useful practical advice was given on adjusting innovative surgical methods to practical realities of the Ukrainian army hospitals and on saving men with minimum resources. The conference stated that the Ukrainian professionals have gained huge experience in the battlefield surgery.
The conference was held under the supervision of the Army Medicine department of the Ministry for Defence of Ukraine, Society of surgeons of Kiev and Kiev region, Army Medicine Academy and with the help of the Pfizer, Soering, Medicare, Oncomedica, Kalina Ledy-med, B. Braun Medical Ukraine, Ethicon, Yuria farm, MSD, 3M, Zdravo and Vivostat companies.