Surgeon General of US

Surgeon General of US

Surgeon General of US : Indian American Vivek Murthy

Surgeon General of US
Vivek Murthy : @Instagram
Two minute reads :
  • The United States Senate confirmed with their vote that Dr. Vivek Murthy will be the surgeon general of US President of Joe Biden.
  • Senators voted 57 – 47 to confirm the Murthy as Biden’s Surgeon General.
  • Murthy will be the 21st surgeon general of the US.
  • He had also served under the Barak Obama administration from 2014 to 2017.
  • He was fired by the former US President Donald Trump.
  • In a tweet, Dr. Vivek Murthy mentioned that he is deeply grateful to be confirmed by the US Senate to serve once again as the surgeon general.

About Vivek Murthy :

Surgeon General of US
Vivek Murthy : @Instagram
  • He is an American physician as well as Vice Admiral in the Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.
  • He was the youngest ever to hold the office at the age of 37.

Surgeon general of US :

  • Murthy in 2003, earned an MD ( Doctor of Medicine ) from the Yale School of Medicine.
  • The surgeon general of US is the operational head of the US Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.
  • The surgeon general serves a four year term of office.
Reference : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surgeon_General_of_the_United_States

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