Posts tagged "Vivek Murthy"
US Surgeon General Murthy in NPHW town hall: Public health becoming ‘more prominent’

US Surgeon General Murthy in NPHW town hall: Public health becoming ‘more prominent’

Public health now has an opportunity “unlike any time in recent history,” according our nation’s top doctor.
The Nation's Health (Storify): Surgeon general calls for more walking

The Nation’s Health (Storify): Surgeon general calls for more walking

The surgeon general has called for communities and individuals to step up their game. Here's why and how where you live can help you put your best foot forward.
Surgeon General Murthy at swearing-in ceremony: ‘Public health doesn’t exist in a vacuum’

Surgeon General Murthy at swearing-in ceremony: ‘Public health doesn’t exist in a vacuum’

Dr. Vivek Murthy’s journey to his post as the 19th surgeon general of the United States was much longer than the U.S. “top doc” position’s 18-month vacancy.
Vivek Murthy to be sworn in today as U.S. surgeon general

Vivek Murthy to be sworn in today as U.S. surgeon general

Today from 1-2:30 p.m. EDT, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden will swear in Vivek Murthy, MD, as the 19th U.S. surgeon general in a change of command ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Vivek Murthy confirmed as 19th U.S. surgeon general

Vivek Murthy confirmed as 19th U.S. surgeon general

At long last, the U.S. has a new surgeon general — Dr. Vivek Murthy. APHA celebrates the confirmation.

APHA urges Senate to confirm surgeon general nominee

The fate of stalled U.S. surgeon general nominee Vivek Murthy rests with the Senate this week.

APHA, health groups urge confirmation of Murthy

With the nomination of Vivek Murthy for surgeon general stalled, health groups today pledged strong support for his candidacy and urged senators to confirm him to the post.
APHA’s Benjamin: ‘Confirm Vivek Murthy for US surgeon general’

APHA’s Benjamin: ‘Confirm Vivek Murthy for US surgeon general’

APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, urged senators to confirm Vivek Murthy’s appointment for U.S. surgeon general in The Huffington Post.

Obama nominates Boston physician, health reform advocate as surgeon general

The White House announced Thursday that President Barack Obama intends to nominate Vivek Hallegere Murthy, co-founder and president of Doctors for America and a Boston-area physician, to be the nation's next surgeon general.