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11th ICMM Pan-African Regional Congress on Military Medicine



Dakar, Senegal

11-13 May 2018



Welcome Message Information Programme



Dear colleagues,
Dear congress participants

The State of Senegal will organize the 11th ICMM Pan-African Regional Congress on May 11-13, 2018 in Dakar and as Director of the Medical Services of the Senegalese Armed Forces, it would be an honor and a real pleasure to welcome you in the country of Téranga on behalf of the Chief of staff.

This important scientific meeting will be co-organized along with the 19th scientific days of the instruction hospital of the Army called “Hôpital Principal de Dakar” (HPD).

The joint organization of these two major scientific events will allow gathering national and international renowned specialists around the following topics:

General themes :
1- Military Medicine facing new threats (ICMM).
2- Cancers in developing countries: medical care issues and challenges (HPD).

Subsidiary themes :
- Operational mission’s feedback
- Military medical Management
- HIV Infection and defense Forces

- Stroke (HPD)

Therefore, we will have the opportunity during this 11th Pan-African Regional Congress of the ICMM to share the latest military medicine experiences and to follow the most recent developpements in the field of cancers in Africa as well.

These scientific meeting will be composed of oral presentations, posters communications, e-posters, plenary sessions and conferences.

An interesting sightseeing program for the discovery of historical and cultural sites will also be proposed to you to make your stay pleasant.

Looking forward to welcoming you in Dakar on May, I wish you an excellent 2018 year.


Colonel Ibrahima DIOUF, MD
Director of the Medical Services of the Senegalese Armed Forces


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