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17th Medical Support Squadron welcomes new commander

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, pins the Meritorious Service Medal on Lt. Col. Achilles Hamilothoris, 17th Medical Support Squadron outgoing commander, during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. Hamilothoris was the 17th MDSS commander for two years and revamped the dorm drug sweep program and built a new drug validation program, directly resulting in his unit being named wing unit of the year for 2016.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, pins the Meritorious Service Medal on Lt. Col. Achilles Hamilothoris, 17th Medical Support Squadron outgoing commander, during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. Hamilothoris was the 17th MDSS commander for two years and revamped the dorm drug sweep program and built a new drug validation program, directly resulting in his unit being named wing unit of the year for 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, accepts the guideon from Lt. Col. Achilles Hamilothoris, 17th Medical Support Squadron commander, during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The guideon signifies the passing of command from one commander to the next. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, accepts the guideon from Lt. Col. Achilles Hamilothoris, 17th Medical Support Squadron commander, during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The guideon signifies the passing of command from one commander to the next. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, passes the 17th Medical Support Squadron guideon to Lt. Col. Warren Conrow, 17th MDSS incoming commander, at the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The change of command ceremony is a time honored military tradition that signifies the orderly transfer of authority. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Janet Urbanski, 17th Medical Group commander, passes the 17th Medical Support Squadron guideon to Lt. Col. Warren Conrow, 17th MDSS incoming commander, at the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The change of command ceremony is a time honored military tradition that signifies the orderly transfer of authority. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Warren Conrow, 17th Medical Support Squadron incoming commander, receives his commander’s pin from his spouse during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The pin indicates that an individual holds the position of commander of a squadron, group, wing or major command. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Warren Conrow, 17th Medical Support Squadron incoming commander, receives his commander’s pin from his spouse during the 17th MDSS Change of Command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, June 15, 2018. The pin indicates that an individual holds the position of commander of a squadron, group, wing or major command. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Seraiah Hines/Released)

GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --

The 17th Medical Support Squadron conducted their change of command at the Event Center on Goodfellow Air Force Base, June 15.

The 17th MDSS welcomed their incoming commander, Lt. Col. Warren Conrow, and thanked Lt. Col. Achilles Hamilothoris, 17th MDSS outgoing commander, for his dedication and hard work. The 17th MDSS is a component of the 17th Medical Group whose mission is to provide optimized healthcare for beneficiaries and to support the world’s best firefighting and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance warriors and their families.