United States Public Health Service

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Noun1.United States Public Health Service - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon GeneralUnited States Public Health Service - an agency that serves as the office of Surgeon General; includes agencies whose mission is to improve the public health
Department of Health and Human Services, Health and Human Services, HHS - the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with health and welfare; created in 1979
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Secretary Azar's participation in the closing ceremony and bilateral meeting followed a tour earlier in the day of the USNS Comfort and medical sites in Colombia where the Secretary spoke with and had the opportunity to thank the crew of the USNS Comfort, including members of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, who are providing critical medical services to those in need.
A Roosevelt University pharmacy student and leader of a student organization dedicated to preventing misuse of prescription medications has won a 2019 U.S. Public Health Service Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award.
A longtime officer in the U.S. Public Health Service, Michael became a rear admiral in 1964 at age 37, becoming the youngest flag officer in the service's history.
As Deputy Surgeon General, Rear Admiral (RADM) Sylvia Trent-Adams advises and supports the Surgeon General regarding operations of the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps and in communicating the best available scientific information to advance the health of the nation.
Sylvia Trent-Adams, a former chief nurse officer U.S. Public Health Service Home, took over from Murthy.
Free admission is granted to those with a DD Form 1173 ID or DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and NOAA Commissioned Corps, and up to five family members.
John came to Georgia State eight years ago after a 30-year career in the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS).
Henderson, surveillance chief of the U.S. Public Health Service's Communicable Disease Center, Atlanta, Ga., told SCIENCE SERVICE....
His 23-year career in the U.S. Public Health Service included serving as acting U.S.
NECOA Golf Tournament The New England Branch of the Commissioned Officers Association of the U.S. Public Health Service golf tournament to benefit the Wounded Warriors Project.