Filipino-Americans have long played vital roles in the U.S. Navy and have helped to shape Navy Medicine through their numerous contributions as leaders, healthcare providers, medical administrators, and scientists.
There’s a reason why Navy Medicine Readiness Training Command (NMRTC) Bremerton Detachment Puget Sound Naval Shipyard is known as the best amongst the best when it comes to handling the largest radiation health program in Department of Defense (DoD).
Of the approximately 30 certified nurse midwifes in the Navy, there is one with Asian American Pacific Islander heritage. With May designated as Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, and May 13 as Navy Nurse Corps 113th birthday, Lt. Cmdr. Cheryl Q. Castro is the embodiment of personal heritage and professional legacy.
Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP) held a COVID-19 vaccination drive-thru clinic for TRICARE beneficiaries on May 1, 2021. NHP was prepared to provide more than 600 vaccinations to beneficiaries at least 16 years old during this drive-thru vaccination.
“WAAAAAH! WAAAAAH! WAAAAAH!” The mimicked sound of a crying baby weaves its way through the small crowd outside the quarterdeck of Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command (NMRTC) Bremerton.
On February 26, Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton (NAMRU-Dayton) officers received prestigious awards from the U.S. Naval Aerospace Experimental Psychology Society (USNAEPS) for their contributions to the field of aerospace psychology.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Apr. 28, 2021) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Emergency Management department provided training for members of NMCP Command Safety, Hospital Emergency Response Team (HERT) leaders, and Navy Region Mid-Atlantic Fire & Emergency Services Engine 23 crew on the MedSled emergency evacuation device, April 28.