Home : News : News

AMEDDC&S participates at Uzbekistan Preventive Medicine Exchange
January 29, 2019
Lt. Col. Stephen E. Cassle, Food Protection Branch Department of Veterinary Science chief, represented the Army Medical Center & School, Health Readiness Center of Excellence at the Preventive Medicine Subject Matter Expert Exchange at the Central Military Medical Hospital at Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

AMEDDC&S Headquarters Support Company helps Feds Feed Families food drive
August 23, 2018
(From left) First Sgt. Julie Morris, U.S. Army Medical Department Center & School Headquarters Support Company, Ms. Ferenie Tinson, HRC Specialist, and Leo Zavala, San Antonio Food Bank truck driver, load a pallet of donated food items.

U.S. Army Medical Department Center of History and Heritage creates World War I poster series
July 24, 2018
As a part of the World War I Centennial observance, the U.S. Army Medical Department Center of History and Heritage has created a poster series that recognizes the roles of U.S. Army Medical Department personnel during the war.

187th Medical Battalion, Medical Professional Training Brigade gains new commander
July 12, 2018
Lt. Col. Paul D. Lang (left) accepts the unit colors from Col. Shauna L. Snyder, commander, Medical Professional Training Brigade while the outgoing commander Lt. Col. John F. Detro looks on.

U.S. Army celebrates 243rd anniversary
June 11, 2018
Spc. Matthew Saenz (second from left), a supply clerk with U.S. Army South, joins retired Army Brig. Gen. Charles V.L. Elia in the ceremonial cake cutting at San Antonio’s 243rd U.S. Army Birthday Celebration at the Grand Hyatt Riverwalk Hotel June 9.  Saenz, 20, and Elia, 97, were the youngest and oldest Soldiers present and had the privilege of slicing the first piece of cake.  Maj. Gen. Patrick Sargent (far left), U.S. Army Medical Department Center & School commanding general, observes the long-standing tradition with Command Sgt. Maj. William O’Neal (far right), AMEDDC&S senior enlisted advisor.

Maj. Gen. Patrick D. Sargent assumes command of AMEDDC&S
June 1, 2018
(From left) Maj. Gen. Brian C. Lein, outgoing commander, U.S. Army Medical Department Center & School; Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West, Army Surgeon General and commanding general, U.S. Army Medical Command, and incoming AMEDDC&S commander Maj. Gen. Patrick D. Sargent salute the colors June 1.

Drill Sergeants back at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
March 15, 2018
Sgt. 1st Class Magalie Atilus, Delta Company, 232d Medical Battalion, marches with Advanced Individual Training Soldiers at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Atilus recently graduated from the Drill Sergeant Conversion Course at Fort Jackson, SC.

Post-graduate research award recognizes outstanding physician assistant
March 6, 2017
Maj. Kurt Fossum (right) of Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston was recognized with the 2016 Lt. Gen. Frank Ledford, Jr. Physician Assistant Post-Graduate Research Award at a March 3 ceremony presented by the U.S. Army Medical Specialist Corps at Blesse Auditorium. Ledford (left) presented the award to Fossum at the ceremony.

BAMC team wins regional Best Medic competition, will compete at Army-level
September 30, 2016
Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Eisele and 1st Lt. Chi Wing Pang from Brooke Army Medical Center drag a simulated casualty to safety during the Regional Health Command-Central (Provisional) 2016 Best Medic Competition at Camp Bullis Sept. 21. The combat medic lane tests the candidates’ ability to perform casualty care as well as their ability to evacuate wounded.

Social workers ‘forging solutions out of problems’
March 10, 2016

Army medic earned Medal of Honor during Vietnam
January 22, 2016
Army Spec. 5 Clarence E. Sasser