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Animal Care NCO

o attended Charles River Training the Trainer- Essential Rodent Handling Techniques ; validating expertise with rodent handling

o awarded coin of excellence for exceptional service during the Army Public Health Conference by the 19th MEDCOM CSM

o recognized with certificate of appreciation by the U.S. Embassy in X for exemplary voluntarism for the 2nd year in a row

o Volunteered 240 hours with U.S Embassy Community Liaison Office, X, and X

o earned the Laboratory Animal Technician Certification; a certification held by less than X% of Soldiers in her MOS

o selected as a speaker at Army Public Health Course; attended by 240 Army Enlisted and Officers in the Public Health Field

o planned and partially funded 1st International Laboratory Animal Technician appreciation event for 48 DVM staff

o possessed in-depth knowledge of protocols and surgical support enabling the successful treatment of over 700 research animals

o awarded coin of excellence for vast knowledge of vivarium by the Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

o conducted meticulous survery of government purchase charge card spending, saved government from spending over $XXXX on fraudulent charges

o streamelined the procurement process and managed the departments $600K operation budget, received no discrepancies during a recent audit

o led a team and dedicated over 350 hours for the decommission of Brook City Base (BCB) and the movement of 15 thousand worth of research animals to the new Tri-Service Research Laboratory (TSRL)

o managed the departments MEDPROS and Occupational Health program, increasing medical readiness form 76% to 96% for all assigned personnel

o ensured visibility of SHARP by organizing a National Crime Victims Rights Week (NCVRW) Virtual 5K walk/run and conducting 17 hours of training

o pro-actively built alliances to enhance the culture of dignity and respect within this multicultural unit as required by the SHARP, EO and EEO programs

o developed contingency plans during 4 separate utility outages, sustaining standards for staff and animals

o completed 64 hours of Lean Six Sigma Green Belt training

o earned 12 hours of college credit toward a Bachelors Degree while maintaining a 3.73 GPA

Animal Tech/68T20

o instructed ten rabies prevention classes to more than 45 health care providers on feral animal mitigation procedures, reducing the overall potential for rabies incidents

NCOIC, Veterinary Science Branch

o earned the Assistant Laboratory Animal Technician Certification; a certification held by less than 10% of Soldiers in his MOS

o spearheaded a laboratory animal training program for VSB section; devoted over 50 hours of group study; enabling one of his NCOs to pass the ALAT certification exam

o assisted in maintaining accountability and serviceability of all vivarium equipment valued in excess of $1.4 million with zero losses

o received numerous accolades from superiors and the VSB staff for his superb performance as the Veterinary Support Branch NCOIC

Animal Care NCO

o oversaw the logistical and medical support of 141 complex surgical cases while the unit was relocated to a new facility without halting the Unit's research mission

o developed a comprehensive laboratory animal enrichment program and awarded the Chief, Navy Burea of Medicine coin of excellence during site inspection

o pioneered a joint service training program spanning over 250 man-hours for seven personnel that provided continuing education units and ensured industry certification

o sourced and procured 35 line items valued over $500,000 worth of medical equipment for use in Unit's newly-designed research laboratory facility

o achieved 297 consistently on APFT

o his astute attention to detail ensured supplies and equipment were tracked and delivered to deliver optimal care

o ensured sterilizations documentation was accurate and ensured all SOPs were up to date

o improved the medical capabilities and the quality of healthcare in TF Med-East

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