Lushniak, NPLI Cohort V Alum, Serves as Acting SG

RADM Boris Lushniak, an alumnus of Cohort V of the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative, is serving as Acting Surgeon General of the United States. Lushniak is a Rear Admiral in the United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Commissioned Corps and is in charge of USPHS’s operations. Lushniak recently issued the government’s 32nd report on tobacco noting that “one in three cancers is caused by tobacco or other smoking products.”

We congratulate Boris and wish him all success.