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 Volume II, No. 11 Commissioned Corps E-Bulletin August 17, 2006
Office of the Surgeon General

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Red Arrow  Acting Surgeon General Message to the CorpsNew
Just a couple of weeks ago, Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona completed his 4-year term as Surgeon General.... see full story
Red Arrow  RADM W. Craig Vanderwagen Appointment and CAPT Mark Dybul ConfirmationNew
RADM W. Craig Vanderwagen was appointed by President Bush on 25 July to be the Assistant Secretary for Public Health Emergency Preparedness at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).... see full story
Red Arrow  RADM Newton E. Kendig Named Assistant Director, Health Services Division, BOPNew
On 10 August 2006, Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Director, Mr. Harley G. Lappin, named RADM Newton E. Kendig as Assistant Director of the Health Services Division (HSD).... see full story
Red Arrow  Indian Health Service History ProjectNew
The Indian Health Service (IHS) has initiated a project to document the 50 years of work since the Federal health responsibilities for American Indians and Alaska Natives were transferred to the U.S. Public Health Service.... see full story
Red Arrow  Commissioned Officer Promotion Ceremony Held at the National Institutes of Health New
On 11 July 2006, 39 officers of the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (Corps) who work at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) were honored at the 4th Annual Public Heath Service Commissioned Officer Promotion Ceremony.... see full story

Red Arrow  Fit for Duty. . .Fit for Life!New
Were you ever asked questions by a health professional about your family health history and didn’t know what to answer? .... see full story
Red Arrow  Call for Nominations
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