Tag Archives: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

DoD Names Sites to Test COVID-19 Vaccine; Hon. Tom McCaffery Quoted

Hon. Tom McCaffery

The Department of Defense (DoD) has named five DoD locations to participate in the Phase III trial evaluating the vaccine candidate under development by AstraZeneca for Operation Warp Speed (OWS), the department’s goal to deliver safe and effective vaccines and therapeutics for COVID-19 by 2021. The study will investigate people who are at an increased risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection. 

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National Intrepid Center of Excellence Offers ‘Streamlined Evaluative’ Brain Injury Treatment for Servicemen

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center’s National Intrepid Center of Excellence seeks to provide a “streamlined evaluative pathway” to treat the traumatic brain injuries of military personnel and their families, DoD News reported Friday In an interview with DoD writer Shannon Collins, NICoE Deputy Director Louis French said NICoE’s clinical and research operations …

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David Lane to Serve as Director of DHA NCR Medical Directorate

Rear Adm. David Lane, former U.S. Marine Corps medical officer and director of health services, has been appointed as the director for the Defense Health Agency‘s national capital region medical directorate. NCR MD works to exercise authority, direction and control over the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Joint …

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David Lane Named Director of Walter Reed Military Medical Center

Rear Adm. David Lane, formerly a medical officer and director of health services for the U.S. Marine Corps, has been appointed as director of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson announced Lane’s appointment on Monday along …

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Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Clark Named DHA Healthcare Operations Director

Army Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Clark, director at Maryland-based Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, has been appointed director of healthcare operations at the Defense Health Agency, the Defense Department said Monday. Clark started his military career as a flight surgeon and family physician for the 543rd General Dispensary in Daegu, South …

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Walter Reed Medical Center Deploys Interactive Crisis Warning System

A military medical center in Bethesda, Md., has installed a government subcontractor’s emergency notification software to alert on-site personnel to crisis situations and other disruptive events, FCW reported Wednesday. Walter Reed National Military Medical Center’s deployment of AtHoc’s Interactive Warning System also addresses Defense Department regulations on crisis communications that …

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