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AMEDDC&S helps retiring pets find homes April 7, 2017 — The U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School is giving service members and the public an opportunity to adopt military or government-owned pets looking for a new home. MORE

Army Medicine Civilian Corps celebrates 21st birthday April 4, 2017 — The Army Medical Department is a family of more than 130,000 active, Reserve and National Guard Soldiers and civilians united in our mission to improve Soldier health, build a medical force for full spectrum operations, and deliver leading edge health services with optimized outcomes to warriors and military families. The AMEDD Civilian Corps represents more than 45,000 of that number in more than 200 specialties. MORE

Let’s talk SHARP: A conversation with AMEDDC&S leaders February 28, 2017 — At the most recent U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School NCO Professional Development at Blesse Auditorium at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Feb. 22, Maj. Felicia Williams, AMEDDC&S victim advocate, hosted a panel from AMEDDC&S and JBSA to discuss the Army Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention, or SHARP, program. MORE

Physician assistant students now get hands-on experience at BAMC November 22, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center recently partnered with the Army Medical Department Center and School at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston to become a Phase 2 site for the Interservice Physician Assistant Program, or IPAP. MORE

Lein assumes command of AMEDDC&S August 19, 2016 — In front of a formation of a thousand Soldiers on the Fort Sam Houston MacArthur Parade Field, Maj. Gen. Brian C. Lein assumed command of the U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School from Maj. Gen. Steve Jones during a ceremony Aug. 9, hosted by Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West, U.S. Army Surgeon General and commanding general of U.S. Army Medical Command. MORE

Flight Paramedic Recertification Course offers realistic training August 18, 2016 — The U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School’s Flight Paramedic Recertification Course at Fort Sam Houston is intense, stressful, fast paced and – most importantly – realistic. MORE

Army Medical Service Corps celebrates 99 years of service July 15, 2016 — The U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School, orAMEDDC&S, Medical Service Corps, or MSC, celebrated 99 years of servicewith a cake cutting ceremony June 30 at the U.S. Army Medical Department MORE

Former Sgt. Maj. of the Army Leon L. Van Autreve honored at ceremony June 24, 2016 — National Flag Day and the 241st Army Birthday were specialremembrances for Rita Van Autreve, widow of former Sgt. Maj. of the Army LeonL. Van Autreve. The U.S. Army Medical Department Center and MORE

Local rape crisis center receives much-needed items December 17, 2015 — 32nd Medical Brigade Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention team coordinated a drive to collect basic care items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, creams, soaps and more for the Rape Crisis Center for Children and Adults in San Antonio. MORE

Vietnam War Era medics receive hero’s welcome at Fort Sam Houston September 23, 2015 — Vietnam War veteran medics visiting Fort Sam Houston Sept. 12 received a hero’s welcome from Soldier medics, who lined each side of the entrance to MacArthur Parade Pavilion waving U.S. flags and applauding as they entered the pavilion. MORE

AMEDDC&S, HRCoE selects 2015 Best Medic team September 10, 2015 — First Sgt. Robert Brannock and Sgt. 1st Class Steven Sic from the Academy Brigade, U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School, U.S. Army Health Readiness Center of Excellence, were among the nine candidates who competed as a team in the AMEDDC&S, HRCoE 2015 Best Medic Competition held at Camp Bullis Sept. 2. MORE

264th Medical Battalion welcomes new commander August 27, 2015 — 264th Medical Battalion MORE

High Reliability Organization course helps Army Medicine leaders August 10, 2015 — Army Medicine requires leaders who are disciplined and make right decisions adding that good leaders provide teams the purpose, direction and motivation required for safe, effective healthcare. MORE