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A Message from Chief Veterinarian Officer RDML Hale

Profession Veterinarian

As a Veterinary Officer in the United States Public Health Service, you can choose from among many career opportunities, and your work will be anything but routine. For instance, you can serve as a clinician responding to animal and human disease outbreaks, manage disease prevention and control programs, conduct medical and biological research in the company of world-class investigators, regulate drugs and monitor vaccine development, or ensure public safety as a public health compliance or quarantine officer. As part of a national team of committed health care professionals, you’ll enjoy leadership opportunities, excellent benefits, and work/life balance, all while improving the Health of the Nation.


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