USARAF, Benin Soldiers share ideas to defeat infectious diseases
Photo Credit: US Army Africa photo
Capt. Tara Vaughn, general pediatric physician from the Western Medical Area Readiness Support Group San Pablo, Calif., provides Benin Armed Force medical residents instructions on how to provide diagnosis and treatment to infants with infectious diseases during Medical Readiness Training Exercise 13-1 in Cotonou, Benin, Jan. 14-25. U.S. and Benin conducted the MEDRETE for military medical professionals to build and strengthen public health capacity by enhancing the ability to conduct surveillance for, prevent, and respond to infectious diseases, including outbreaks, bioterrorism, and other public health emergencies.
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