The next installment of the 2013 Department of Medicine’s Leadership Development Seminar Krulak1Series (LDSS) for our DOM staff and faculty will be held Friday, October 4th, at 10:00 am in Margaret Cameron Spain Auditorium.   The speaker will be General Charles C. Krulak, President of Birmingham-Southern College.

General Krulak (USMC ret.) was the 31st Commandant of the Marine Corps and a former member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.  He commanded a platoon and two rifle companies during two tours of duty in Vietnam and was awarded many decorations and medals for his service to our country.

All DOM staff and faculty are encouraged to attend this great leadership opportunity.

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