Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

US Surgeon General


Biden unveils his health team: Indian-American Vivek Murthy is surgeon general

December 14, 2020 8:46 am

Dr Anthony Fauci has been named as Chief Medical Adviser to the President on COVID-19, while Dr Rochelle Walensky has been named as Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith as COVID-19 Equity Task Force Chair.

US journal denounces move to block nomination of Vivek Murthy for US Surgeon General

May 09, 2014 9:20 am

Indian-American Murthy, if confirmed, would be the first Indian-American to become US Surgeon General.

First Indian-American doctor nominated for the post of Surgeon General of the US

February 04, 2014 1:35 pm

Murthy would not only be the first-ever Indian-American to occupy this post, but also the youngest ever.

Obama to nominate Indian-origin doctor as Surgeon General

November 15, 2013 6:09 pm

Obama announced intention to nominate Dr Vivek Hallegere Murthy along with other nominations.