June 2011 Special Report: Army Medicine 

Doctor and patient


Army medicine’s Top 10 List

The Army surgeon general, Lt. Gen. Eric B. Schoomaker, has announced his "Top 10 Initiatives for Army Medicine."

Health class


Refining combat medical skills

The soldiers of the 30th Medical Command’s 557th Medical Company (Area Support) used the state-of-the-art MSTC facility in Vilseck, Germany, March 28 to April 1, to gain experience and refine their combat medical skills.


DoD opens enrollment for TRICARE Young Adult Program

The Department of Defense recently announced the TRICARE Young Adult (TYA) Program is open for enrollment with coverage that began May 1, 2011.

Soldier acupuncture


Soldier 360°

Noncommissioned officers in Grafenwoehr, Germany, unanimously say the Soldier 360°, a comprehensive, leader’s fitness course that instills tactics, techniques and procedures for becoming a better leader, has changed the way they see themselves and given them the tools they need to mentor others.

TBI center


TBI rehab center opens in Europe

The first center offering comprehensive care for European-based mild Traumatic Brain Injury patients celebrated its grand opening recently at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany.