you like to help the Defense Health Agency provide a world-class health system that supports the military mission by
fostering, protecting, sustaining and restoring health?
position is located in the Defense Health Agency (DHA), within the Research,
Development and Acquisition Directorate, at the National Museum of Health and
Medicine Collection located in Silver Spring, Maryland. The incumbent serves as
a Museum Specialist in charge of the management of the Anatomical Collections
of the National Museum of Health and Medicine. The incumbent develops, supports
and implements approaches, techniques and plans as needed to accomplish
as Museum Specialist (Anatomical) include but are not limited to the following:
Managing collection of
preserved wet and dry tissue specimens and histological glass slides of
medical, anthropological and historical significance.
Answering official, professional and
public inquires about the Anatomical Collection.
Providing care to a wide variety of anatomical specimens with
specialized preservation techniques including fluid preservation (formalin),
macerated and dried skeletal materials and histological glass tissue slides.
and maintenance of anatomical specimens for long-term curation consistent with
research and educational use.