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Prof. Dr. Vasile Candea Passed Away

The former International Secretary General of the Balkan Medical Union, Prof. Dr. VASILE CANDEA, passed away in Bucharest, Romania, on the 14th of January 2020.  Surgeon Vasile Cândea, former president of the Romanian Society of Cardiovascular Surgery, former director of the Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases C.C. Iliescu and of the Cardiovascular Disease Center of the Romanian Army, died at the age of 87.  Prof. Candea was one of the most respected surgeons in Romania and Balkan Region. He has authored over 750 scientific papers published worldwide. CTA-BMU expresses the deepest condolences to the family members, on his passing.