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09 Sep 2021 @ 5:11am
Lieutenant Claudia Sandoval
Name Claudia Maria Sandoval
Position Chief Medical Officer
|Physical Description||Short, and curvy with medium skin tone|
|Other Family||Rebecca Talon née Sandoval: Granddaughter
Olivia "Livy" Sandoval: Great-granddaughter
Amiee Sandoval: Olivia "Livy" Sandoval
Personality & Traits
|General Overview||Claudia is a driven and dedicated doctor. She may not know all the answers, but she knows where to look and can make quick and accurate decisions.|
|Strengths & Character Flaws||She is able to make quick decisions when it comes to stressful situations. She is willing to listen to and values the opinions of peers and subordinates. However, she tends to mother her patients too much, and can oftentimes let others walk all over her.|
|Ambitions||She isn't ambitious in a Starfleet sense. Rank means very little to her, but she does care about being the best doctor possible.|
|Hobbies & Interests||She is a classical musician playing the violin and cello. She is also a history buff and an amateur anthropologist.|
Dr. Claudia Maria Sandoval née Martinez, MD (July 30, 2252 – May 15, 2358) was a career medical officer in Starfleet. She was born in Santa Fe, New Mexico to Carlos and Janine Martinez. She had two older brothers Enrique, and Jesse.
STARFLEET ACADEMY (2269-2273)
Claudia Martinez graduated from high school and joined Starfleet Academy at 17 in in 2269. There she got her pre-med degree in human biology. Upon graduation she briefly flirted with just entering the fleet as a science officer, but her guidance counselor persuaded her otherwise.
STARFLEET MEDICAL SCHOOL (2273-2377)
Claudia entered the Starfleet Medical Doctor program in 2273. Her first two years were a particular struggle for her, but she eventually got her stride and graduated in the 65th percentile of her class earning her medical degree in 2377.
MEDICAL RESIDENCY (2377-2383)
Claudia did her medical residency aboard the USS Eagle, and gaining her certificates in trauma surgery and a secondary as a general practitioner.
It was aboard the Eagle that she met a young Lieutenant Antonio Sandoval, also from Santa Fe. He was five years older than her and that was why they hadn’t met before despite growing up in the same city and going to the same schools.
At the completion of her residency Claudia and Antonio got married in 2283. Antonio left Starfleet and Claudia went on to transfer to Starfleet Medical.
The young couple moved into Antonio’s family ranch. The original homestead had been originally granted to a distant grandfather of Antonio’s by the King of Spain himself in the 17th Century, and the property had remained in the family’s name ever since.
Claudia split her time between San Francisco and the Starfleet Veterans clinic in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It was a job she loved. She was fulfilling a lifetime’s of goals all at once.
During this time she and Antonio had her oldest son Michael. Elizabeth and Jonathan wouldn’t be born until 2299.
USS MINERVA (2291- )
In 2291 she was transferred to the USS Minerva as the Chief Medical Officer
|Service Record||2269 - 2273 Cadet Starfleet Academy
2269 - 2273 Medical Student Starfleet Academy
2273 - 2283 Medical Resident USS Eagle
2283 - 2286 Medical Officer Starfleet Medical
2286 - 2290 Medical Officer Starfleet Medical
2290 - 2291 Head of Surgery Starfleet Medical
2291 - Present Chief Medical Officer USS Minerva