NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kerry Ann Hudson, M.D., FACOG, OB-GYN, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional Member in the field of Medicine in recognition of her role as Head of Operational Forces & Medical Liaison Services at the Naval Medical Center of Portsmouth.
As a Navy Lieutenant, Dr. Kerry Ann Hudson has worked in a clinic serving over 2,000 military personnel and civilians in Kabul, Afghanistan, as a General Medical Officer. With decades of experience in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Hudson has worked at the Women's Hospital in Kabul utilizing her skill set and training to tend to citizens who may not receive quality healthcare. Throughout her illustrious career, Dr. Hudson has gained extensive expertise in the areas of medical education, leadership, hospitals, operational planning, EMR, disaster response, public health, critical care, DoD, emergency management, epidemiology, clinical research and readiness.
Throughout the course of her educational training, Dr. Hudson attained her Bachelor of Science degree in Weapons and Engineering Systems from the United States Naval Academy in 1999. Thereafter, Dr. Hudson would then go on to complete her Medical degree from the University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Herbert School of Medicine. Upon graduation, she was immediately promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Following completion of her medical degree, Dr. Hudson completed her first internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in 2004, and a year residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Naval Medical Center Portsmouth Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, in 2007.
Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Hudson serves as an Assistant Professor of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at her alma mater, the University Of Health Sciences F. Edward Herbert School Of Medicine.
In recognition of her professional accolades, Dr. Hudson has attained several academic awards including: 2nd Year Resident Teacher of The Year Award, ACOG, 2005; APGO Teaching in Excellence Award, WRNMMC, Bethesda, 2011; and is an APGO Scholars and Leaders Program Graduate, 2013. As a result of her exceptional practice of medicine, she would then go on to earn the Associate Master Clinician Award of Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in 2015. Dr. Hudson has been named to Leading Physicians of the World and was awarded the Defense Meritorious Service Medal and the Navy Commendation Medal by the United States Navy.
Dr. Hudson has also been granted practicing privileges at a number of other hospitals, including: National Naval Medical Center (Bethesda, Maryland); Kimbrough Army Medical Center (Fort Meade, Maryland); and Walter Reed Army Medical Center (Washington, D.C.).
Contact: Katherine Green, 516-825-5634, [email protected]
SOURCE Continental Who's Who