Anesthesiologist and executive of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps who is recognized for having served as the Surgeon General of the United States. He was appointed to the White House Coronavirus Task Force.
He studied at Indiana University School of Medicine and spent 2 years in private practice at Ball Memorial Hospital.
He was the recipient of the Humanitarian Service Medal.
He and his wife Lacey Adams have three children.
He was appointed to the White House Coronavirus Task Force under Donald Trump.