Dr. Richard Carmona Biography

Richard Carmona is a physician, nurse, police officer, public health administrator, and politician.

Born to a poor Puerto Rican family in New York City, Dr. Richard Carmona was a high school dropout when he enlisted in the US Army. He was trained as a Special Forces medic and weapons specialist and became a combat-decorated, disabled Vietnam veteran.

After he returned to civilian life, Dr. Carmona earned a BS and MD, with highest honors, from the University of California, San Francisco, and was trained in general and vascular surgery as well as a fellowship in trauma, burns, and critical care. He has worked as a paramedic, registered nurse, physician’s assistant, professor, chief medical officer, and healthcare system chief executive.

Dr. Carmona also has been the medical director of police and fire departments and is a fully qualified peace officer and SWAT expert. He is a director of several public corporate boards and provides leadership to numerous local, state and national organizations.

As US Surgeon General, Dr. Carmona focused on prevention, preparedness, health disparities, health literacy, and global health. Among many landmark communications issued during his four-year tenure, he released the definitive Surgeon General’s Report about the dangers of second-hand smoke.

In recognition of his outstanding contributions, Dr. Carmona has received many honorary Doctoral degrees from US universities as well as numerous awards and decorations from academic, military and law enforcement organizations.

He currently serves as Chief of Health Innovations of Canyon Ranch, a life-enhancement company.

Dr. Carmona is the first distinguished professor of Public Health at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health at the University of Arizona.

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