Preventive Medicine: Just Say ‘No’ to Bugs

By Lt. Lori Perry, M.D., M.P.H., Preventive Medicine Officer Lt. Lori Perry is a Preventive Medicine physician, assigned to the medical team for Pacific Partnership 2011. She is responsible for force health protection and public health education and program development. My top three pet peeves when it comes to my job are, in no particular order: 1. When people call …

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Navy Medicine Online – Expanding the Discussion on Patient & Family Centered Care

By Vice Adm. Adam M. Robinson, Jr., U.S. Navy Surgeon General and Chief, Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery It is with tremendous pride and excitement that I begin my very first blog entry for Navy Medicine’s new blog.  Our hope is that this open forum will serve to inform and generate lively discussion across all our external and internal …

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