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Profiles in Medical Power

HM1(SS/AW/SW) Matthew Carter Submarine Force Independent Duty Corpsman (IDC) PEOPLE HM1 Carter started his medical career as a Behavioral Health Technician from the Naval School of Health Sciences. He later completed training at the Basic Enlisted Submarine School (BESS) and subsequent training at the Naval Undersea Medical Institute (NUMI) in topics covering Radiation Health and Clinical and Operational Medicine. He …

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Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory on Top of the World

By Capt. Steven M. Wechsler, MC, commanding officer, Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory The Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory (NSMRL) conducts research into undersea human systems integration and submarine survival and rescue. Our focus is under water not on top of ice.  We reached a new high – in latitude – when three researchers embarked in early September on the …

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