Change of Command at Cherry Point Naval Clinic

HAVELOCK, NC (WITN) - It was a changing of the guard today at Cherry Point's Naval Clinic.

The military says Captain Douglas Stephens with the Medical Service
Corp assumed command of Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point during a Change of Command ceremony.

Stephens is returning stateside from Naples Italy where he was Executive Officer of the Naval Hospital there.

He relieved Captain Jay Woelkers who has been Commanding Officer since 2017.

Woelkers will take command of the Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command in Bethesda, Maryland.