Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Military and Emergency Medicine
Chief of Staff
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MDResearch Interests:
BiographyCurrently serving as the Chief of Staff, Center for Global Health Engagement, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Responsible for managing and coordinating a professional staff involved in a variety of projects within select Regional Combatant Commands in the areas of military Global Health Engagement activities as well as overseeing the operational execution of the multitude of tasks within the Center mission domain.
Cumulative experience is based on more than 32 years of direct participation, management, and coordination of military health engagement programs and missions in the areas of disaster preparedness and response, public health capacity building, and civil-military operations. Retired Medical Service Corps Officer in the United States Air Force with specific experiences in humanitarian assistance and contingency operations planning during contingency operations from Panama in 1989, through Operation Desert Storm, Haiti, Kosovo, and Operation Iraqi Freedom.