Tag Archives: Pacific Fleet

Providing Medical Care for Pacific Partnership 2013

By Cmdr. Carolyn Currie, director, theater engagement, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery As you can imagine, once we hit the pier in Samoa, we were off and running.  It was non-stop until we pulled away.  The days in Samoa were a mixture of hard work, discovery, relationship building and fun.  Half of the medical assets set out immediately …

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Pacific Partnership 2013 Preventive Medicine

By Lt. Cmdr. Lori Christensen, environmental health officer, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery I will soon be embarking on what has the potential to be the most exciting three months of my Navy career to date.  Leaving the familiar behind, I will go to places I have only read about in history books. When I had the pleasure …

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