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Dr. Paul Cordts, USUHS 1984 SOM, joins Senior Executive Service

Posted by on Jun 30, 2016 in News |

Dr. Paul Cordts, COL, USA (ret) has been honored with promotion into the Senior Executive Service. USUHS, since its inception has provided military medical leaders for the branches of the Armed Services while serving in uniform, many reaching Flag rank. An equal Honor is to be selected for the Senior Executive Service providing Medical Leadership for the United States. Dr. Cordts now serves as the Deputy Chief Medical Officer at the Defense Health Agency (DHA). In that capacity he is integral to the clinical program policy and administration of the TRICare plan for...

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2001 GSN Graduate promoted to Admiral

Posted by on Jun 21, 2016 in News |

2001 Graduate becomes first Flag Officer from Daniel F. Inouye GSN Admiral Susan Orsega was been selected and promoted to Rear Admiral by the Surgeon General of the United States to be the Nurse Chief Professional Officer of the USPHS. In September 2015, then Captain Orsega, received the USU Alumni Association Graduate School of Nursing Graduate of the Year Award for her extensive work in Allergy & Infectious Disease at NIH encompassing International South African & Mali HIV research. This has included extensive supervision and development of the programs in Africa, training, guidance, leadership and being a mentor for staff. Additionally she is involved in disaster preparedness training, International research as well as Strategic planning. The USU Alumni Association is pleased to recognize this significant career honor for Admiral Orsega’s leadership, work and...

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