Born in Chula Vista, California, Lieutenant Commander Corey A. Carter, MD was forced to learn about cancer at an early age. While in high school he had to deal with both his grandmother passing away from liver cancer and his father passing away from lung cancer.
LCDR Carter enlisted in the military after high school and was selected into the nuclear power training pipeline and served as an Engineering Laboratory Technician on the USS Georgia, SSBN 729. After a 5-year tour on submarines he entered the Enlisted Commissioning Program and attended the University of Washington, in Seattle. He graduated with a Bachelor’s in Science in biochemistry and matriculated at the Uniform Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree in 2003 and began training in Internal Medicine. He has completed his training in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology and holds board certification in each of these specialties.
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