The first Conference on Military Medicine under the aegis of the SCO took place in New Delhi
Major General Pavel Krainyukov, Head of the P.V.Mandryk Central Military Hospital, led the Russian delegation. Mr Roman Babushkin, Chargé d’Affaires a.i of the Russian Federation in the Republic of India, and Capt. First Rank Konstantin Zadorin, Defence Attaché, were also present.
The Conference discussed medical support during combat, humanitarian and emergency aid operations, as well as safety of patients in the Armed Forces.
While addressing the audience on September 12, Major General Pavel Krainyukov pointed out that events of such level and scale would take cooperation in military medicine to the next level.