Turkmenistan, Republic of

Capital: AsgabatArea: 488.100 km2Population: 5.110.000Official Language: TurkmenArmed Forces Personnel: 20.000Military Hospitals / Institutes: 1/n/aMissions: n/a

Surgeon General

Ministry of Defence
Military Medical Department
Nurberdy Pomma Street 15

Military Hospital
Ashgabat (250 beds)

For the development of new, modern teaching methods, train ing of qualified medical officers for medical services of the Armed Forces, other troops and military institutions of the country, the President of Turkmenistan ordered the opening of the State Medical University School of Turkmenistan Military Medicine, as well as the department of organization and tactics of medical service, military-field therapy, military surgery and military hygiene, epidemiology and toxicology.

3rd Annual Operational Medicine Symposium

September 28-29, 2021


The 3rd Annual Operational Medicine Symposium will focus on DoD initiatives to enhance military medicine in an era of great power competition. This symposium will bring together highly regarded medical professionals from all services to discuss the practice of medicine in expeditionary environments.