• Lt. Col. Lillian Landrigan, dental surgeon, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) treats a Vietnamese child during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and Pacific Regional Medical Command personnel assisted the Vietnamese army 7-18 July.

    Dental surgeon treats Vietnamese child

    Lt. Col. Lillian Landrigan, dental surgeon, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) treats a Vietnamese child during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and Pacific Regional Medical Command...

  • Lt. Col. Fred Davidson, Army nurse, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) greets a Vietnamese local during registration for the local population to receive treatment at a clinic in which Davidson and a team of nurses, dentists, and optometry personnel assisted the Vietnamese Army in  a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission 7-18 July.

    Lt. Col. Davidson greets a Vietnamese local

    Lt. Col. Fred Davidson, Army nurse, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) greets a Vietnamese local during registration for the local population to receive treatment at a clinic in which Davidson and a team of nurses, dentists, and optometry...

  • Vietnamese army doctor MD. MS. Nguyen Kien Cuong assists a Vietnamese child during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and Pacific Regional Medical Command personnel assisted the Vietnamese army July 7-18

    Vietnamese army doctor examines child

    Vietnamese army doctor MD. MS. Nguyen Kien Cuong assists a Vietnamese child during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and Pacific Regional Medical Command personnel assisted the Vietnamese...

  • Lt. Col. Fred Davidson, Army nurse, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) speaks, as Master Sgt. Andrew Crawford, Army medic, 18th Medical Command looks on, during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command and Pacific Regional Medical Command personnel assisted the Vietnamese army in treating local people and both armies shared knowledge on medical, dental and optometry care July 7-19.

    Army nurse speaks during biliateral military outreach mission

    Lt. Col. Fred Davidson, Army nurse, 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) speaks, as Master Sgt. Andrew Crawford, Army medic, 18th Medical Command looks on, during a Bilateral Military Medical Outreach mission in which 18th Medical Command and...

NINH BINH PROVINCE, Vietnam - Personnel from 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and Pacific Regional Medical Command and Tripler Army Medical Center participated in the third Vietnam Bilateral Military Medical Outreach July 7-18. They conducted Medical First Responder training, and subject matter expert exchange with Vietnamese Armed Forces personnel in order to enhance host country medical proficiency and further contribute to their medical readiness.

During this time framed 3204 patients were seen at the two village sites. Local vendors provided medical logistical support/supplies to the MEDCAP team.

Both countries provided medical care providers to participate in the Bilateral Military Medical Outreach portion of the event. This event helps fosters a positive relationship with Vietnam and provides an opportunity for medical training within the United States Army.

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