Paul Reed, MD
Paul Reed, MD, Captain, Public Health
Name: Paul Reed, MD, Captain, Public Health
Global Health, Disaster Health
CAPT Reed holds faculty appointments in Global Health, Military and Emergency Medicine, and Pediatrics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU), in Bethesda, MD.
Immediately prior to his current position, CAPT Reed helped establish the DOD’s Center for Global Health Engagement as its Director for Doctrine and Strategic Partnership as well as interim Director. CAPT Reed served in previous positions as the Deputy Director for Operations in the Division of Civilian Volunteer Medical Reserve Corps and Director for Global Health Operations for the U.S. Public Health Service, within the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General. In these capacities, his responsibilities included support for readiness of volunteers as well as coordinating the readiness and deployment of Commissioned Corps officers for domestic and international operations including humanitarian assistance, disaster relief, civic assistance, emergency response and training.
CAPT Reed has extensive experience in operational medicine and applied public health, serving in numerous capacities in both domestic and international humanitarian assistance/disaster response activities.