PORTSMOUTH --After nearly 15 years, the Naval School of Health Sciences onNaval Medical Center Portsmouth is no more.

It was dis-established Friday and willbecome part of the Tri-service Medical Education and Training Corpson Fort Sam Houston in Texas.

Thatmove was orderedbythe 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Commission.

While theschool at Portsmouth was officially established in October 1995,the Portsmouth center has trained Navy medical personnel for 108 years.

The school manages 11 medical training programs and is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education.

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