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Medical service on the frontline

Ararat military unit is one of the biggest units of Armenia which stands out with its significance. This unit protects the gates of Yerevan – the direction to the capital. Being the biggest unit it has also the biggest army-wide medical clinic. The medical clinic of the unit was built in 2010. It is equipped with appropriate...

The military medicine from health positions

How is it possible to combine the works of two totally different departments only in favor of the activity of the system? Conversation with RA Minister of Health Armen Muradyan

_How will you assess the level of military medicine in Armenia? How consistent is it with developments of military medicine?

_The...

A soldier between society and army

In order to speak about an infrastructure of any system, first of all it is necessary to look over the whole system. As it is stated by the specialists responsible for the sphere the military-medical service of RA Armed Forces has firm bases. Evidently, the development of that sphere cannot be separated from the whole....

Spirit and Dignity

Conversation with the senior lecturer of the Department of Field Surgery of Military-Medical Faculty of Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi, candidate of medical sciences, Lieutenant Colonel Kamo Shaboyan.
_Mr. Shaboyan, the symbolic image where a person is pictured with a sword in one hand and...

Always side-by-side

When Dr. Vartkes and Mary V. Najaryan received their awards at this year’s “Ellis Island Medal of Honor” ceremony on May 10, they became the first married couple of any background to receive the award in the same year.
It was just one many “firsts” punctuating the lives of this remarkable couple.
The...

Flight

When the editorial received the next letter of thanks for a military doctor, the head of Orthopedic and Trauma Department of Central Military Hospital of Ministry of Defense, Major Levon Zhamagortsyan, I started to prepare for the interview with him. I started to get interested in the biography, fame and interests of...