SAN DIEGO - The 25th annual Navy-wide Academic Research Competition will be held at Naval Medical Center San Diego May 14.
National Naval Medical Center, Naval Medical Center San Diego and Naval Medical Center Portsmouth staff will compete for the win in the top two Navy academic research categories: Approved Clinical Investigation Program (CIP) Research Resident and the CIP Research Staff.
There will be welcome and opening and remarks by Commander, NMCSD, Rear Adm. Christine M. Bruzek-Kohler and Deputy Surgeon General, Rear Adm. Thomas R. Cullison, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker.
The panel of judges include: Dr. Wayman W. Cheatham, Special Assistant to the Surgeon General for Clinical Research & Director, Clinical Investigation Programs, Bureau of Medicine & Surgery, Washington, D.C.; Capt. Paul Pearigen, Commanding Officer, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton; and Capt. Greg Utz, Commanding Officer, Naval Health Research Center San Diego.
Media interested in covering this event must RSVP to Naval Medical Center San Diego Public Affairs Officer at (619) 719-2248 or Sonja.firstname.lastname@example.org no later than noon on Thursday, May 13. Media who have RSVP's must arrive at NMCSD's front gate no later than 0830 on May 14 for credentialing and base access.