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57th Plenary Session of NATO’s Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services

From 31 May to 2 June 2022, the Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services (COMEDS) held its 57th plenary session at the Army War College in Madrid, Spain. The Chiefs of Military Medical Services discussed the implications of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine for military medical services, the implementation status of NATO military medical concepts, and future COMEDS priorities.
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NATO Committee of Chiefs of Military Medical Services convene follow-up meeting

On 4 March 2022, the NATO Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services (COMEDS) held a follow-up meeting to the 56th Plenary session. The Medical Chiefs discussed their input to ongoing NATO policies and concepts, including to the NATO Strategic Concept. They also addressed opportunities to support and coordinate Allied humanitarian aid to Ukraine.
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The 56th Plenary meeting of NATO’s Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services

On the 7th and 8th of December 2021, NATO’s Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services (COMEDS) convened virtually for its 56th plenary session. They discussed medical issues of relevance to NATO, the effects of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and welcomed their new Chair, Major General Tim Hodgetts.
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Coronavirus response: Romanian medical personnel and experts supporting their United States colleagues

Romanian military medical personnel and specialists in the field of CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) left today (25 May 2020) for Alabama, in the United States, to join forces with their American colleagues, as part of NATO Allies’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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52nd Plenary meeting of the Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services in NATO

From 25 to 27 November 2019, the Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services in NATO (COMEDS) convened at NATO HQ for its 52nd plenary session. Brigadier General Zoltan Bubenik from the Czech Republic, the chairperson for COMEDS opened the Plenary. The Director of the Logistics and Resources Division of the NATO International Military Staff, Lieutenant General Vasileios Garmpis attended the meeting as the NATO Military Committee representative.
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25 years of NATO’s Chiefs of Military Medical Services

Brussels – On 20 and 21 November 2018, the Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services (COMEDS) convened at NATO HQ for its plenary session. The COMEDS was addressed by the Director General of the NATO International Military Staff (DGIMS), Lieutenant General Jan Broeks, who praised the Committee for its outstanding contribution in developing and coordinating military medical matters, and for providing medical advice to the NATO Military Committee.
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General Bartels opens the 38th Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services plenary session

Brussels – Today, the Committee of the Chiefs of Military Medical Services (COMEDS) convened at NATO HQ for its 38th plenary session in NATO format. The COMEDS were welcomed by General Knud Bartels, Chairman of NATO’s Military Committee, who praised the Committee for its outstanding contribution in developing and coordinating military medical matters, and for providing medical advice to the NATO Military Committee.

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