Scott Zuerlein, PhD, MHA, FACHE

Scott Zuerlein, PhD, MHA, FACHE

Name: Scott Zuerlein, PhD, MHA, FACHE

Department of Primary Appointment:
Position: USU Staff
Title: Deputy Director, Training and Professional Development Division, HJF CTR

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Dr. Zuerlein serves as the Deputy Director and Senior Program Manager for the Training and Professional Development Division. In this capacity he guides program activities to develop and conduct training and professional development activities to equip military health system professionals to plan and conduct global health engagement activities. Dr. Zuerlein also supports Center efforts by offering a range of expertise and experience in the areas of health services administration, health policy, public health, and global health systems engagement and development.

Dr. Zuerlein served 22 years as a Medical Service Corps Officer within the US Air Force Medical Service, his active service concluded with an assignment as the Medical Security Cooperation lead within the US Central Command’s Command Surgeons Office. Dr. Zuerlein earned his Bachelor of Science degree in General Business Management from the University of Wyoming, his Master's in Health Services Administration from the Army-Baylor University, and his Doctorate in Health Policy and Management from the University of South Florida’s College of Public Health.