The Institut de Médecine et de Physiologie Spatiale (MEDES)
is an Economic Interest Group , i.e. a private structure , non-profit organization , created on the initiative of Toulouse University Hospital and the CNES ( French Space Agency) . Other members include University Hospital and several other universities of France .
Since its inception in 1989, its main tasks are to maintain and help develop a French competence in medicine and space physiology and promote the applications of space research in the health field .
The following 2 people working for the MEDES are also members of the TMBI
Permanent Staff (2)