Senior executive at the Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine. HJF is a congressionally-authorized, Maryland-based non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to supporting medical, dental, nursing, veterinary and other biomedical sciences in collaboration with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Services and the Military Services for the mutual benefit of military and civilian medicine. The Foundation serves as a vital link between the military medical enterprise and its federal and private partners.
Previous military assignments as the Joint Staff Surgeon, the Army Deputy Surgeon General, Commanding General of the Army's Medical Research and Materiel Command, and Commanding General for successive Army medical regions that, together, have encompassed almost every state in the nation. Clinical background in invasive cardiology, nuclear medicine and internal medicine. Operational assignments with the 1st Special Forces Group, 75th Ranger Regiment, Joint Special Operations Command, US Army Special Operations Command, and the XVIII Airborne Corps, with two combat deployments to Iraq.