Tag Archives: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Navy Medicine Celebrates National Lab Week

By Lt. J.G. Fae L DeForrest, MSC, USN, Department of Pathology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center In honor of celebrating the 38th annual Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (April 22-26) I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to learn about laboratory professionals.  Who are we? Usually located in the basement of medical facilities, we tend to be forgotten about.  …

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The Road to Sailor of the Year

By Hospital Corpsman 1st Class (FMF/AW) Jonothan Tarkowski, 2012 Command assessment team leader, command financial specialist, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center As a young recruit exiting the bus at Great Lakes boot camp in May 1987, I never imagined to have the career or experiences in the Navy that I am so fortunate to have been a part of. …

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