מחבר: ברית אלמוג
The Commander of the u.s. Navy Medical VADM Matthew l. Nathan, visited Israel for the first time as part of a collaboration between the American naval fleet. As part of the visit, he arrived for a day, a value base with the Israeli Navy. Head of American medicine has come to visit the sea arm as part of an American delegation which took part in big medicine conducted last week in Kfar maccabiah, attended by all medical units. “this is a substantial cooperation at the strategic level,” explained the soldiers, medical officer Lt. Col. Shahar Shapira, “this is the first time that the American naval medicine comes to visit. This is an active and fruitful cooperation. ”
The visit, which took place in Haifa base, from reviewing the challenges, stressing also the protection of maritime commerce by Deputy Commander of the base, Lieutenant Colonel Zvi and in lectures on medicine, focused on two main topics: medicine in submarines and underwater medicine. As part of the visit and declares these issues, head of the u.s. Navy’s medical sub accompanied submarine flotilla Commander, Colonel and Naval Medical Institute (w), accompanied by the Commander, Lt. Col. Ronen.
As part of the sea arm buildup, increasing the value-arm to meet the changing needs, including spokesman during the visit, especially the various qualifications that medical professionals so that they respond optimally at sea. “We have to educate ourselves, understand ourselves how to act because we are the only ones who mtmctaim in this topic. We look forward to cooperation in the field of medicine. We know that the American people experience it, “concluded the visit of submarine flotilla Commander, Col. c.Translated from Navy website