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COL ShadColonel Shad Deering Named Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology Department

Army Col. (Dr.) Shad Deering will be the next chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU), according to announcement by School of Medicine dean Dr. Arthur L. Kellermann May 8, 2015 ...Read more

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins to Speak at Uniformed Services University ‘Research Days’

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National Institutes of Health director Dr. Francis Collins will deliver the Presidential lecture during the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) annual Research Days symposium, May 12-13. More than 300 basic and clinical scientists and students will also present their scholarly works during the two-day event held on the university’s campus. Click here to learn more..

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Antibody developed in U.S. Federal labs 

The world’s first human clinical trials for a treatment against Hendra virus, a rare but deadly viral disease, have just begun in Australia, using a human monoclonal antibody discovered by Federal scientists at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in Bethesda, Md.


Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly introduced legislation recently to improve mental health services for veterans, and is citing a program that uses content developed at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) and speakers from the University’s Center for Deployment Psychology (CDP) as the model for future endeavors.

The Uniformed Services University’s National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health was presented with the 2015 Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) National Partner Recognition Award, April 7. The award is given annually by the Division of the Civilian Volunteer Medical Reserve Corps to highlight the success and impact of the MRC network, their housing organizations, partners, leaders and volunteers.

Enlisted-to-Medical-Degree Preparatory Program

Enlisted service members in the Air Force and Army now have an opportunity to prepare for future careers as uniformed physicians thanks to a new program headquartered at the F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health more