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Paul Rolston

Yale Medicine Magazine, 2012 - Winter


Paul Rolston, M.M.Sc. ’02, PA-C, is a captain in the United States Army. He recently returned from a 15-month deployment in Iraq, where he served with an infantry company at a combat outpost. He worked with coalition forces teaching Iraqi physicians and developing local national medical assets. While doing so he continued to be the sole line medical provider for infantry soldiers engaged in combat operations in Abu Ghraib, Nasir Wa Salam, Sadr City, and in and around Baghdad. He is now serving the Army as the battalion surgeon for the Airborne Rangers at the 6th Ranger Training Battalion, Eglin AFB, Valparaiso, Fla.