San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Dr. Aaron Saguil, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
Aside from sharing information about the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences medical school and Health Professions Scholarship Program, Dr. Saguil will share a narrative about his deployment as a physician to Afghanistan, with some real patient cases that get the audience involved in determining priorities of care. He’ll also provide a practical tourniquet demonstration.
Dr. Saguil received his B.A. in Chemistry from Duke University and his M.D. from the University of Florida College of Medicine. After completing his residency at DeWitt Army Community Hospital in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, he has been stationed in Grafenwoehr, Germany; Fort Lewis, Washington; and Fort Gordon, Georgia. He has deployed to Afghanistan and served as the Chief of Primary Care for the NATO Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit in Kandahar, Afghanistan; his actions in theater were recognized with the Bronze Star and the Canadian Chief of Defense Staff Commendation.