JTF-Bravo joins partners for Pediatric Nutritional Assessments
U.S. Army Lt. Col. Steven Min (left), division chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and Dr. Miguel Coello (right), medical liaison, Joint Task Force-Bravo Medical Element, measure a patient during a pediatric nutritional assessment mission in Tepanguare village. Joint Task Force–Bravo Medical Element personnel participated in a pediatric nutritional assessment mission as members of a joint team with Walter Reed and the Honduran Ministry of Health to assess the nutritional status of children from the ages of 6 months to 60 months at the Matazano, Humuya, and Tepanguare villages in the Department of La Paz, Honduras from Nov. 6-9, 2017. Children were measured, weighed and tested for anemia as part of the study.