Eric B. Schoomaker, MD, PhD , Lieutenant General, US Army (Retired) is a Scholar-in-Residence at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD. Prior to his retirement from active military service in 2012 after a 32-year career as a military physician, he served as the 42nd Army Surgeon General and Commanding General, US Army Medical Command.


Recent Posts by Eric Schoomaker

The Laboratory Of War: How Military Trauma Care Advances Are Benefiting Soldiers And Civilians

Editors note: This morning, in Bethesda MD, the Executive Director of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. David Hoyt, presented the leadership of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center with a plaque recognizing its designation as an ACS-certified Level II Trauma Center. Walter Reed...

December 18, 2013Health Professionals, Hospitals, Quality