Paul Conroy


Lieutenant Colonel, Air Force

Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
Director, Programs Division
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:
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DVM, University of Tennessee
Air War College
Air Command and Staff College
Squadron Officer School


Lt Col Paul Conroy joined the Center for Global Health Engagement in June 2021. As the Programs Division Director, he facilitates the collaboration and synchronization of global health efforts in support of Combatant Commands and Service Components.
Conroy proudly served in the US Marine Corps in the previous century. After leaving active duty he attended veterinary school, followed by a large and small animal medicine practice in Kentucky. He re-entered active duty as a USAF Public Health Officer in 2006. He has deployed in support of OIF, OEF, OEF-TS, and two humanitarian assistance/disaster response operations.

DVM, University of Tennessee
BA, Rhodes College

1. June 1992 - March 1993, training, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Quantico, Virginia
2. March 1993 - March 1995, Platoon Commander, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, NC
3. March 1995 - March 1996, Platoon Commander, Battalion Landing Team, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit
4. September 2006 - October 2009, Public Health Flight Commander, 75th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Hill AFB, UT
5. October 2009 - June 2013, Command Public Health Officer, HQ AFSOC/SG, Hurlburt Field, FL
6. June 2013 - June 2016, International Health Specialist, HQ PACAF/SG, Hickam AFB, HI
7. July 2016 - June 2019, Public Health Flight Commander, 633d Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA
8. June 2019 - June 2020, Commander, 375th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, Scott AFB, IL
9. June 2020 - June 2021, Commander, 375th Operational Medical Readiness Squadron, Scott AFB, IL

Career Highlights: Positions, Projects, Deployements, Awards and Additional Publications

Operation Enduring Freedom, Public Health Advisor, Inter-ministerial Advisory Team, International Security Assistance Force; Kabul, Afghanistan

Operation Iraqi Freedom, Preventive Medicine Team leader, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Camp Taji, Iraq

Operation JOINT ENDEAVOR Balkans contingency operations, 26 Marine Expeditionary Unit