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June 4, 2021

Panel Discusses Impact of COVID-19 on Behavioral Health

This was the question discussed during the Directorate of Behavioral Health’s Mental Health Panel session May 26 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC).Panel members included health-care providers, spiritual leaders and support services personnel from throughout the WRNMMC community. All agreed that the year and a half people have

June 3, 2021

Retired general talks diversity, equity, inclusion during WRNMMC’s fireside chat

A day after the one-year anniversary of the murder of George Floyd, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Council hosted a fireside chat with retired Army Brig. Gen. (Dr.) Norvell Coots on May 26 in WRNMMC’s Clark Auditorium.Coots, president and CEO of Holy Cross Health, as well as president and CEO of

May 21, 2021

WRNMMC Nurses Recognizes Extraordinary Team Members

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) observed Nurses Week May 10-14, and part of the celebration included recognizing nursing team members with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses.

May 13, 2021

NASA Astronaut Offers Advice to Medical Students at WRNMMC, USU

Army Col. Andrew Morgan, “a Soldier, military physician and NASA astronaut,” visited Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) May 6, to discuss his career and offer advice to students in graduate medical education (GME) programs at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) and WRNMMC, both located on Naval Support Activity Bethesda (NSAB).

April 5, 2021

Leaders Sign Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month Proclamation

Leaders of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), Troop Command and Navy Medicine Readiness & Training Command (NMRTC) at WRNMMC, signed a proclamation March 31 observing April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.

March 1, 2021

WRNMMC Observes Women’s History Month

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center began its observance of Women’s History Month with a proclamation signing Feb. 24 in the Tower’s rotunda at WRNMMC.

Feb. 10, 2021

Hollyanne Milley, WRNMMC Observe American Heart Month

The nation annually observes American Heart Month during February to raise awareness about heart disease as the leading cause of death among Americans, especially women. In addition, Americans recognize the first Friday in February as National Wear Red Day, focused also on increasing public knowledge and sentiments about heart health.

Jan. 28, 2021

WRNMMC’s 3D MAC Director Earns Industry Achievement Award

3D printing in health care has taken off, and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) has one of the most skilled and capable medical application centers (MAC), producing more than 1,000 products annually for beneficiaries and supporting military medicine. Peter Liacouras, heads the five-person 3D MAC team, which is part of WRNMMC’s Department of Radiology. Liacouras recently received the 2020 SME Industry Achievement Award, which recognizes individuals and teams for accomplishments impacting the additive manufacturing industry, or any industry through the application of additive manufacturing technologies.

Jan. 15, 2021

Director’s Update Regarding COVID Vaccine Supply

The health and safety of the staff and beneficiaries of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) remain our top priority, and we are committed to providing the most current information as we fight the global pandemic of COVID-19.

Jan. 4, 2021

WRNMMC Surgeon Recognized by AMSUS

Army Maj. (Dr.) Steve Hong received the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States (AMSUS) Physician Award during the 2020 AMSUS Awards ceremony held recently.

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