Royal Army Medical Corp

27/03/2020

Chris Thompson, a retired member of the Royal Army Medical Corp, will inform us of it's Formation and History.

The RAMC was formed in 1898 and is the largest corps in the Army Medical Services (AMS).The Corps has a role which ranges from providing immediate first aid emergency care on front line and routine treatment or long term care at health centres and hospitals, as well as health promotion and disease prevention.

In the field RAMC surgeons, pharmacists, doctors and medics combine expert medical training with leadership skills to coordinate large-scale trauma situations and humanitarian operations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wotton-under-Edge Civic Centre

2 Gloucester Street, Wotton-under-Edge, GL12 7DN

Friday 27th March 2020 at 7.30pm

     Visitors welcome.

 

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