The meeting adopted Statutes. Decision was taken to invite other organizations from the region to join. The name of the organization was agreed upon.
SEEMF was later joined by medical associations of Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Ukraine, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Czech Republic.
SEEMF is a legal non-for-profit entity registered under Bulgarian legislation. SEEMF President is Dr. Andrey Kehayov – President of Bulgarian Physician Association, vice-presidents are Prof. Pavel Poredos – President of the Slovenian Medical Association and Dr. Oleg Musii – Member of Parliament of Ukraine and former President of the Ukrainian Medical Association, Secretary General – Dr. Stylianos Antypas, Athens, Greece.
Its head office and secretariat is in Bulgaria, Sofia, 102 Bulgaria Blvd., tel./fax: +359 854 87 82, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org