News Archive
METC Dental Instructor Realizes Childhood Dream
March 24, 2023
Petty Officer 1st Class Caleb Gonzalez reviews a lesson with students in the Navy dental assistant program at the Medical Education and Training Campus on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Gonzalez, an instructor in the program, will realize a childhood dream when he begins dental school this summer.

METC hosts large-scale tabletop exercise for notional mobilization
January 31, 2023
METC hosts large-scale tabletop exercise for notional mobilization

WWE Superstars take time for service members, kids at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
January 27, 2023
WWE wrestling Superstars Baron Corbin and Lacey Evans provide medical care to a combat "casualty", a mannequin with "traumatic" injuries, during a tour of the Medical Education and Training Campus Combat Medic Specialist Training Program. The tour was part of a visit to Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston January 26, and included a visit to other METC programs.

Aiming to Heal
November 10, 2022
In honor of Radiologic Technology Week, the multi-service Radiologic Technologist program at the Medical Education and Training Campus celebrated with a barbeque lunch for its students, instructors, and staff, followed by the reading of a proclamation signed by San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg Nov. 10.

METC Instructor inducted into college Athletic Hall of Fame
November 4, 2022
Air Force Staff Sgt. Moneque English was recognized for her contributions to the Columbus State University track and field and cross-country teams by being inducted into the school's athletic hall of fame during a ceremony Oct. 1, 2022. English is an instructor in the Medical Education and Training Campus Radiologic Technologist program on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

BJACH RAD Tech, METC Alum, earns nationally recognized certification
November 4, 2022
Sgt. Darrell Antonetty-Torres, radiology specialist at Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital demonstrates performing a shoulder x-ray on fellow radiology specialist Pfc. Cadeau, Jean on Oct. 24 at the Joint Readiness Training Center and Fort Polk, Louisiana.

METC Student Awarded Navy and Marine Corps Medal
October 20, 2022
Rear Adm. Cynthia Kuehner, commander of Naval Medical Forces Support Command, presnets Hospital Corpsman William T. Ericson the Navy and Marine Corps Medal in recognition for acts of non-combat heroism during a ceremony recently at the Navy Medicine Training Support Center. While off-duty hiking at the Cabrillo National Monument on May 2, 2021, Ericson observed an adrift vessel with more than 30 distressed passengers near the rocky shoreline. As the vessel was dashed against boulders in six-foot seas, multiple people abandoned the boat in the 60-degree water. (US Navy Photo)

METC Degree Bridge Program helps METC alum change career path
September 22, 2022
METC Degree Bridge Program helps METC alum change career path

Olympian trades spikes for boots, enlists as an Army medic
September 1, 2022
Olympian trades spikes for boots, enlists as an Army medic

Mr. Andy Sivilaythong Remembered in HCB Classroom Dedication
August 31, 2022
A classroom in the Medical Education and Training Campus Navy Hospital Corpsman Basic program was dedicated in honor of Mr. Andy Sivilaythong, a long-time instructor in the program who passed away in early 2022. His sister, Marry Sivilaythong, helped unveil the plaque in honor of her brother.