Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

06/23/2018 | News release | Distributed by Public on 06/23/2018 10:30

Russian Deputy Minister of Defence Timur Ivanov takes part in graduation ceremony of at Military Medical Academy named after Kirov, S.M.

23.06.2018 (14:30)

A solemn graduation ceremony for young officers and postgraduates of the Military Medical Academy named after Kirov, S.M. was held in St. Petersburg.

Timur Ivanov, the Russian Deputy Minister of Defence, congratulated the graduates on the graduation from the main medical educational institution of the Defence Ministry.

The Deputy Minister of Defence awarded best graduates with gold medals. Later, these officers will attend a solemn reception of graduates of the country's universities in the Kremlin.

About 500 medical specialists in various fields, including dentists and pharmacists, graduated from the Academy this year.