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Patrick W. O'Carroll, MD, MPH


Affiliate Professor, Epidemiology (primary department)
Affiliate Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education
Affiliate Professor, Health Services

PATRICK O'CARROLL, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACMI is a Rear Admiral and Assistant Surgeon General in the U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS), serving as the Regional Health Administrator (RHA) for USPHS Region X (Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington). As RHA, RADM O'Carroll is the region's principal federal public health physician and scientist representing the Assistant Secretary of Health and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Specifically, RADM O'Carroll (a) serves as liaison to state public health directors and other senior health officials in the region; (b) seeks to maximize the effectiveness of federal population health investments in the region.; (c) manages regional programs and activities of the Office of Public Health and Science (OPHS) including those of the Offices of Minority Health, Populations Affairs, and Women's Health; and (d) promotes regional all-hazards preparedness. He began this assignment in January 2003.


Contact Information
Rear Admiral, Assistant Surgeon General
Regional Health Administrator, USPHS Region X
2201 Sixth Avenue, MS-20
Seattle, WA 98121
Tel: 206-615-2469
Fax: 206-615-2481

patrick.ocarroll@hhs.gov


Research Interests
Informatics, epidemiology, suicide prevention, public health systems, and preparedness

Education
MD, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 1983
MPH, Public Health, Johns Hopkins University 1983
MD, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University 1983
MPH, Public Health, Johns Hopkins University 1983

Last Reviewed on 12/9/2014

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