US Surgeon General
Regina Benjamin Speaks at The APMA National
August 14, 2012
APMA is pleased to announce that United States Surgeon General Regina
Benjamin, MD, MBA, was guest of honor at American Podiatric Medical
Association's Annual Scientific Meeting and 100th Anniversary.
She addressed three
separate areas of health care including the importance of foot care in
avoiding diabetes-related amputations, the national prevention strategy,
and and the 2012 surgeon general's report on preventing tobacco use in
As Surgeon General, Dr. Benjamin provides the American public with the
best information available on how to improve their health. She also
oversees the operational command of 6,500 uniformed public health
officers around the world. APMA is honored to have Dr. Benjamin with us
during this exciting anniversary year.