As a Pulmonary Disease/Critical Care Officer, you’ll treat Soldiers and their Families with respiratory ailments. As a doctor in the Army Medical Corps, you’ll assess, recommend, and provide treatment and therapy to patients in intensive care units. You’ll also have the opportunity to advance the medical field by studying patients and researching new treatment possibilities.
Job training for pulmonologists primarily consists of on-the-job learning in various training environments. Scholarships for advanced medical training are available in return for an obligated period of military service. Qualifying students benefit through unique training experiences and get to attend certain military short courses designed to develop tactical, technical and operational skills unique to the military environment. Like other officers working in healthcare, they complete a comprehensive training program covering responsibilities, orientation to military structure, healthcare and etiquette, traditions, and leadership development.
Location/Region: Fort George G Meade, MD (20755)