The Polish Journal of Aviation Medicine, Bioengineering and Psychology

Kwartalnik Polskiego Towarzystwa Medycyny Lotniczej

2016, Volume 22, Issue 3

Summary of the Fifth Scientific Conference Epimilitaris 2017 Entitled “Uniformed and Civil Medical Services Against Contemporary Hazards”, Ryn (Poland), 3-5 April 2017

1Science Organization Division, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine

Autor korenspondencyjny: Michał MADEYSKI; Science Organization Division, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine; email: mmadeyski[at]wiml.waw.pl

DOI: 10.13174/pjambp.12.07.2017.06

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On 3-5 April current year, the Fifth Scientific Conference EpiMilitaris 2017 entitled “Uniformed and civil medical services against contemporary hazards” was held.  The “EpiMilitaris” cycle conferences are held on a regular basis to gather people whose work or duty is associated with counteracting the CBRN ( Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) hazards. The keynote this year was exchange of experience and considerations regarding cooperation of military and civil services against contemporary hazards, both the ones related with natural disasters and with human activity. The conference was organized by: Epidemiological Response Center of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland (CRE SZ RP), Defense Communities Movement Association, Disaster Medicine and Emergency Care Facility of the Jagiellonian University - Collegium Medicum, Military Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology in Warsaw and the Bureau of the Chief Medical Officer of the Slovak Armed Forces. It should be emphasized that the conference has been enjoying great interest among international experts from day one, which is confirmed by the attendance of numerous representatives of US and Slovak Armies.

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Summary, conference, EpiMilitaris.