News Archive
Archive: 2023

METC Pharmacy Training Lab named in honor of late program director
December 13, 2023
METC Pharmacy Training Lab Named in Honor of Late Program Director

METC Programs Mitigate Heat Challenges
November 6, 2023
A group of Pharmacy students begin their mock practical exam on outpatient pharmacy hoods located in the loading dock of Heritage Hall.

METC Ultrasound Student Praised for Catching Abnormal Scan
September 18, 2023
Hospital Corpsman Second Class Douglass Jones is presented with a coin from the Medical Education and Training Campus Commandant, Col. David Walmsley, for Jones' outstanding attention to detail while conducting a practice scan on a student, leading him to recognize an abnormality that allowed the student to receive expedited care for a mass that could have later become symptomatic.

METC PTT Program Goes Digital
September 1, 2023
One benefit to using eBooks is their accessibility by METC students out-side of class time.

METC Physical Therapy Technician students conduct hands-on training
August 30, 2023
METC Physical Therapy Technician students conduct hands-on training

Soldiers and Sailors learn Entomology at METC
August 8, 2023

Bug Training
June 27, 2023
Army and Navy students in the Medical Education and Training Campus Preventive Medicine program examine insects and learn about their relationship to humans, the environment, and other organisms in the entomology laboratory. As part of their training, students are prepared to perform various entomological functions in support of insect and rodent control programs. Graduates are certified in DoD Pesticide Application through the Armed Forces Pest Management Board.

METC Program Creates Path to College Degrees
June 27, 2023
Master Sgt. Adrian Welch, the Army Reserve Senior Career Management Non-Commissioned Officer at the U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence, earned two college degrees through the METC Degree Bridge program. Welch took advantage of the program years after graduating from the Army’s 91W Healthcare Specialist course (now the 68W Combat Medic Specialist Training Program) in July 2003, several years before METC was established.

ITMD Completes Voice Solution Project
March 25, 2023

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.