Rachelle Paul kagiri, MD

Rachelle Paul kagiri, MD, Colonel, Air Force

Name: Rachelle Paul kagiri, MD, Colonel, Air Force

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD


Colonel Rachelle Paul-Kagiri is the Director of Research at the USU Center for Global Health Engagement. Col Rachelle Paul-kagiri is a board-certified Emergency Medicine Physician and Internist. She also holds an appointment as assistant Professor in the Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics Department at the Uniformed Services University where she oversees the Global Health concentration as the International Health Specialist Academic Director.

Prior her current assignment, Col Rachelle Paul-Kagiri served as the Director of the Defense Institute for Medical Operations an organization with the medical Security Cooperation mission to trained international students both military and civilian in medical skills. She was deployed to Afghanistan; her other assignments include: Surgeon General of the Hospital at GoodFellow Air Force Base, Deputy Surgeon of United States Military Entrance Processing Command and Flight Commander of Emergency Services at Travis Air Force Base.