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MEDCoE’s top drill sergeant competes at Army level
August 3, 2020
Staff Sgt. Travis Webster, the U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence 2020 Drill Sergeant of the Year.

Trinity Competition selects best of MEDCoE
July 21, 2020
Sgt. 1st Class Jeremy Shepler, Headquarters Medical Professional Training Brigade, prepares to administer intravenous fluids to a simulated casualty on the Best Medic lane.

The last Medical Professional Training Brigade commander reflects on unit’s legacy
July 1, 2020
Col. Shannon Shaw assumed command of the Medical Professional Training Brigade July 16, 2019 at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston. Command Sgt. Maj. Jennifer Redding is seen behind the soldier color guard.

MEDCoE hosts Soldier forum to promote Army National Hiring Days
July 1, 2020
Maj. Gen. Dennis LeMaster, commander, U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence, speaks to AIT Soldiers during the MEDCoE Army National Hiring Days Soldier Forum June 26

MEDCoE provides help to New York, New Jersey medical facilities in response to COVID-19
June 25, 2020
Medical operations planners

New BAMC trauma training program prepares surgical team for deployment
May 25, 2020
Doctors rush to surgery

U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence recognizes its centennial
May 15, 2020
The U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence, or MEDCoE, trains the world’s premier military medical force: Army Medicine. There are many important dates in the school’s history, but May 15, 1920, is acknowledged as the date the Army formally approved the establishment of the Medical Field Service School at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, where MEDCoE traces its origins.

MEDCoE Noncommissioned Officer Academy lends expertise in support of Fort Hood
May 11, 2020
MEDCoE Noncommissioned Officer Academy lends expertise in support of Fort Hood

MEDCoE physical therapy researchers published in the New England Journal of Medicine
April 30, 2020
A graphic showing the treatment of knee osteoarthritis.

Basic Officer Leader Training Course students conquer tactical dispersion
April 27, 2020
Basic Officer Leadership Course student practices providing Tactical Combat Casualty Ca

Drill sergeants don PPE to receive new trainees at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
April 26, 2020
Soldiers wait in formation

Army Chief of Staff, Sgt. Maj. of Army visit JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
April 24, 2020
medical operations update

Army combat medics depart training for follow-on duty stations
April 11, 2020
Soldiers social distancing

Combat Paramedic Course students start path towards becoming Army medics
February 28, 2020
Ultrasound practice

MEDCoE hosts Army Medicine Modernization 2028 Strategy SYNCH
February 7, 2020
Maj. Gen. Dennis P. LeMaster, commander, U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence, addresses senior leaders during the Army Medicine Modernization 2028 Strategy SYNCH Feb. 6.

MEDCoE welcomes new command sergeant major
February 3, 2020
Command Sgt. Maj. Clark J. Charpentier (left) the incoming U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence Command Sergeant Major, accepts the unit colors from Maj. Gen. Dennis P. LeMaster, MEDCoe commander, as Command Sgt. Maj. William “Buck” O’Neal looks at the MacArthur Parade Field at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Jan. 31.

MEDCoE starts new operationally focused paramedic pilot course
January 16, 2020
Sgt. 1st Class Reid Carpenter, a past flight paramedic instructor, wirelessly adjust the setting of a medical patient simulator as two Army Health Care Specialists (68W), also known as combat medics, practice treating an injured patient inside a UH-60 Blackhawk trainer. The life-sized trainer offers students the opportunity of realistic classroom exercises emulating the sound, wind, and stressful environment of an actual helicopter. These concepts were transferred to the new Combat Paramedic Course pilot program that began in January.

U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence welcomes new commander
January 13, 2020
(From left) Maj. Gen. Dennis P. LeMaster, Lt. Gen. James E. Rainey and Maj. Gen. Patrick D. Sargent salute the national colors during the playing of the national anthem during the U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence change of command ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Jan. 10.

Army Medical Department Board test auto-injectors, gets feedback from Soldiers
December 27, 2019
While training during a simulated Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear, or CBRN, attack at Joint Base San Antonio-Camp Bullis, a Soldier checks a causality's Mission Oriented Protective Posture, or MOPP, mask.

Medical Center of Excellence leaders serve Thanksgiving luncheon
November 29, 2019
Maj. Gen. Patrick D. Sargent and Command Sgt. Maj. Buck O'Neal, along with other U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence leaders, served Thanksgiving luncheon to Soldiers at the Slagel Dinning Facility at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Nov. 28. The time-honored military tradition of senior leaders serving Thanksgiving Day dinner to Soldiers is an example of how military service is like an extended family. For many, this is their first time away from home and their first holiday away from home.