Brian Huggins, DO

Preventive Medicine Resident

Brian Huggins, DO is a graduate of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011.  He completed a surgical internship in a combined program with Wright-Patterson AFB and the Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University in Dayton, OH.  Following internship, he served six years as a Flight Surgeon in the U.S. Air Force, three years at Eielson AFB as the Chief of Aerospace Medicine and three years at NATO AB Gielenkirchen, Germany serving as the Aerospace Medicine Section Commander.  He has worked extensively with Public Health on both a local and international level and has recently been instrumental in developing Air Force policy regarding practice standards in a NATO coalition environment.  He will be completing an MPH with emphasis in Health Policy and Management.  He is interested in developing policy to fight childhood obesity and entertaining discussion on controversial topics such as clean needle exchange.


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    CB # 7595

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599