COMMAND LEADERSHIP

Naval Medical Center San Diego
34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134
(619) 532-6400

Commanding officer - Captain Bradford L. Smith

CAPT Smith, originally from St. Louis, attended Northwestern University and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics in 1988. He received his commission as an Ensign through Aviation Officer Candidate School as a Naval Aviator in 1989, earned his wings of gold and flew the F/A-18 “Hornet”. He went on to earn a Master’s of Arts in Biology with a focus in molecular and cell biology from Washington University in St Louis in 1994, and then his Medical Doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1998 through the Health Professions Scholarship Program. He completed his residency training in pediatrics at the Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth in 2001 and is Board Certified in Pediatrics...160;
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Executive officer - Captain DEVIN J. MORRIson

Captain Morrison graduated from the University of Central Florida in 1994 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and in 1996 he earned a Master of Science degree in Health Systems Administration from Florida International University. In 2002, Captain Morrison earned a Master of Science degree in Manpower, Personnel and Systems Analysis from the Naval Postgraduate School...
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Command Master Chief - Master Chief RICHARD BOLTON

Master Chief Petty Officer (Submarine Warfare/Surface Warfare/Fleet Marine Force) Richard Bolton is a native of California. He enlisted in the Navy in April 4, 1995 and attended basic training at Recruit Training Center in Great Lakes, Illinois. He attended Hospital Corps "A" School Great Lakes followed by Field Medical Service School at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Upon successful completion of this training, he was assigned to his first command at Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia... 
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