Visit of the doctors from Walter Reed
11. 06. 2008
Belgrade, June 11 - Experts from Walter Reed, one of the most eminent military medical institutions in the world, paid a visit to MMA Clinic for Psychiatry. The delegation was composed of doctor Harold J. Wain, PhD, chief of Walter Reed Psychiatry Consultation and Liaison Service, his deputy, doctor Andree Bouterii, PhD, and doctor Florence Foreman. a psychologist. The delegation was received by the MMA head Maj.Gen. Prof. Miodrag Jevtic, MD, PhD who introduced his guests into the organization and operation of the Military Medical Academy and expressed his wish to enhance and improve medical cooperation between those two military medical institutions. During a tour around the Psychiatry Clinic, the guests learned about the results our experts achieved in the field of traumatic stress and posttraumatic stress disorder. Doctor Wain delivered a lecture on ‘Treatment of war trauma effects’ attended by a large number of psychiatrists and psychologists from the Military Medical Academy and other military medical facilities as well.