The onset of a world-wide pandemic changed everything. Typically, the expectation for military decision-making is to exceed the speed of war, but what does that look like when fighting a virus?
“Interventional radiology” is a term that personnel and patients will soon be using frequently at Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 21, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) welcomed Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham, 39th Surgeon General of the Navy, and Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Oct. 21.
The phrase “above and beyond” can sometimes be thrown around casually in the Navy. Make no mistake – Sailors and their government civilian counterparts do amazing things on a daily basis, but still, phrases can be worn out rather easily.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 16, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Combat Trauma Research Group (CTRG) recently received the Fiscal Year 2019 Medical Research Program Rapid Development and Translational Research Award and $1.5M in funding for their collaboration with outside entities to make a ruggedized, handheld coagulation reading device, the ClotChip.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 20, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) Microbiology Department recently unveiled their new Panther system to help in the fight against the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and its operational impact.
JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO - FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas (Oct. 19, 2020) – The Honorable Thomas McCaffery, assistant secretary of defense for Health Affairs, visited Naval Medical Forces Support Command (NMFSC) headquarters today.
SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 13, 2020) – Navy Medicine Training Support Center (NMTSC) observed the 245th birthday of the U.S. Navy with a cake-cutting ceremony at the Medical Education and Training Campus (METC), Oct. 13.