Navy Medicine Features

I am Navy Medicine: Religious Program Specialist 3rd Class Kaleib Rew Taylor

As a Religious Program Specialist working in Navy Medicine at Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) I do my best providing military personnel, their families, staff, and patients with the religious support and care they need. Providing care for each individual and supporting their needs is a top priority. Whether it’s stopping to say hello, offering a quick prayer before surgery or …

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I Am Navy Medicine: Chief Hospital Corpsman Natalie Cebular

  Attending the Senior Enlisted Academy (SEA) Class 189 was a very rewarding experience for many reasons. When I first enrolled in the course I assumed it was going to be just like any other Navy training however, it was very different.  The SEA is an academic program that is designed to challenge Senior Enlisted Leaders with required readings, papers, …

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I am Navy Medicine: Lt. Cmdr. Jamal Dejli

As a microbiologist, Navy Medicine has taken me away from the laboratory bench and routine patient sample processing to a more challenging, diversified and rewarding career. It has molded me into the naval officer I am today. I am a native of Safi, Morocco and resident of the state of Massachusetts.  I was employed as a medical technologist at Massachusetts …

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What is More Frightening than a Great White Shark?

Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Luke Peet, preventive medicine technician, Directorate for Public Health, USNS COMFORT (TAH-20) Over the years there have been numerous films and documentaries on the great white shark.  This feeding frenzy of fear roughly began in the 1970’s, when Peter Benchley’s book “Jaws” was brought to life on the silver screen. Those frightful images and depictions of the …

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I Am Navy Medicine: Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Ricler M. Magsayo

I’m honored to be selected as Navy Medicine’s 2015 fiscal year Shore-Based Junior Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET) of the Year. I’m a Chicago native, graduating from Stephen Tyng Mather High School in 2002. I attended Northeastern Illinois University that fall then transferred to Wilburn Wright College, but I couldn’t find direction on what I wanted to do as a career, so I …

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