The Uniformed Services at USU


Japanese Nursing StudentsTwelve nursing students and four mentors from Iwate, Miya­gi and Fukushima, Japan visited the Val G. Hemming Simulation Cen­ter (SimCen) at the Uni­formed Services Uni­versity of the Health Sciences (USU) on Aug. 17 to learn about disas­ter medicine.

The visit was the last part of a two-week trip by the...


USU LogoForty-seven faculty members from the F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine (SoM) at the Uni­formed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) were recog­nized for outstanding contributions to the academic mission of the SoM and the University.

Dr. Arthur Kellermann, dean of the SoM, established the Dean’s Im­pact Awards program to reward...


Doctors Colleen Conway-Welch (right) & Dr. Ann Wolbert BurgessTwo internationally-known nurs­es with ties to the Uniformed Ser­vices University of the Health Sciences (USU) have been named living legends by the American Academy of Nursing.

Dr. Ann Wolbert Burgess, a pro­fessor of psychiatric nursing at Bos­ton College, was chosen for the...


USU Logo (Small)The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and its Val G. Hemming Simulation Center (SimCen) were lauded for their support of the “Full Scale Complex Operating Training Environment” exercise at Fenway Park in Boston,June 12, 2016.

The exercise was a collaborative effort between the Boston Police Department, Boston Red Sox, ...



Major Lichtenberger with co-author Dr. Peter Liacouras (left)Air Force Maj. (Dr.) John Lichtenberger, an assistant professor in the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) Department of Radiology and Radiological Sciences, was selected as the 2016 Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) Staff Physician Teacher of...


Laleh Abdolazadeh (left photo), Jose Villalobos, Stephen Cherrington &  Todd Nelson (right photo)Faculty from the Uniformed Ser­vices University of the Health Sci­ences (USU) Postgraduate Dental College (PDC) are aiding service members and their families as part of the military’s Maxillofacial Pros­thetics programs at the Naval...

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Tobacco-free Campus

tobacco free posterThe Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences will be tobacco-free by September 30, 2016. As such, we have compiled a list of helpful services to encourage and support those who wish to be (or remain) tobacco-free in 2016. Read more