Surgeon General replaced by Trumps administration


Surgeon General replaced by Trumps administration

The Trump administration has dismissed United States Surgeon General Vivek Murthy an avid supporter of Obamacare and in recent times causing an upset in America's powerful gun lobby.

A statement has been issued by The department of Health and Human Services in which Myrphy was asked to resign, after his departure the position will be temporaly filled by Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, serving as the current Deputy Surgeon General.

''Dr.Myrthy has been relieved of his duties as Surgeon General and will continue to serve as a member of the Commissioned Corps.''


Dr. Murthy colleagues have been surprised at his sudden departure, a graduate of Harvard and Yale Universities he has been the Surgeon General since 2014.

In a Facebook post Myrthy wrote and expressed his gratitude for welcoming his immigrant family and giving him the opportunity to serve.His dissmisal caused an upset which drew alot of demonstrators to the National Mall, which came on the eve of March for Science.

Ms Trent Adams, being a graduate in the Universities of Hampton and Maryland,Baltimore,where she obtained a doctoral degree as well as master of science in nursing and health policy.

Source: thehill