Craig Goolsby

Uniformed Services University, National Center for Disaster Medicine & Public Health

Craig Goolsby

Uniformed Services University, National Center for Disaster Medicine & Public Health

Biography

Craig Goolsby, MD, MEd, FACEP is an Associate Professor and the Vice Chair of Education of the Uniformed Services University’s (USU) Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, and the Science Director of the National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Goolsby is a distinguished graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, received his medical degree as an Alpha Omega Alpha honor graduate from the Tulane University School of Medicine, completed residency training in emergency medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, and earned a Master of Education in the Health Professions degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Education. Dr. Goolsby is a combat veteran. He served two tours as an Air Force emergency physician in Iraq, prior to joining the faculty at USU. Dr. Goolsby is a national leader in military-to-civilian knowledge transfer efforts; particularly for the Stop the Bleed education program. He has received numerous teaching awards for his work directing tactical combat casualty care education for USU’s military medical students and overseeing interdisciplinary education using mixed modality simulation in a variety of forums. He has numerous ongoing research projects that focus on medical education and military-to-civilian knowledge transfer.