Leadership

Surgeon General’s Corner: Navy Medicine’s Highlights Global Health Engagement

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy Surgeon General Our motto in Navy Medicine is “world-class care, anytime, anywhere.” The task we have before us to provide care, whether it is to a forward-deployed Sailor serving at sea, to someone in need during a medical civic assistance project, or developing a vaccine in one of our overseas research labs, …

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Happy Holidays from the Navy Surgeon General

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy Surgeon General As the year comes to a close and we approach the New Year, we have much to be thankful for and many milestones of this past year on which to reflect. First, I would like to personally thank each of you, the Navy and Marine Corps Medicine family and your …

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Surgeon General’s Dental Corps birthday message

 By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy Surgeon General On behalf of a grateful nation, I want to extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to the Navy Dental Corps as they celebrate 100 years of sacrifice, service, honor and commitment.  Our dentists have served in times of peace and war to ensure dental readiness and optimize dental health for …

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Surgeon General’s Medical Service Corps birthday message

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy Surgeon General On behalf of Navy Medicine and a grateful nation, I extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to the Medical Service Corps as they celebrate 65 years of faithful and dedicated service. After the outbreak of World War II, on Aug. 4, 1947, President Harry Truman signed the Army-Navy Medical Service …

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Navy’s Top Leader shares Summer Safety Message

From Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan Greenert, Summer is here and it’s hot, it’s a fun time of year, but it’s a time of year when we’ve got to pay attention to Safety. As we’re out there biking, boating and grilling, I need everyone to think about what you’re doing and look out for your shipmates. If you ride …

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