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As a scientist officer in the Commissioned Corps, your work will improve health, save lives, and promote scientific and medical discovery at home and abroad. You can conduct cutting-edge biomedical, clinical, behavioral, or epidemiological research and develop and provide oversight for national health research programs. You can respond to public health emergencies and natural disasters and help communities recover in the aftermath. You'll be part of a multidisciplinary team of professionals united by the larger goals of protecting and improving the Nation's health. The Commissioned Corps offers a stimulating professional environment, leadership opportunities, and the satisfaction of making a real difference. And you'll enjoy excellent benefits and work/life balance.

“Scientists in the Corps are prepared for anything. Whether we're leading the way toward scientific and medical discoveries, caring for families, or improving communities' emergency preparedness, we're on the front lines protecting public health.”

Chief Scientist Officer,
U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps

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Last updated on 6/10/2008