Dr. Shulkin is the Ninth Secretary of the US

Department of Veteran Affairs, He was nominated

by the President Trump on January 11th,

2017 and confirmed by the US Senate  100-0 on 

February 13th, 2017 and sworn into office on 

February 14, 2017.  

Dr. Shulkin had been previously nominated by

President Obama to be Undersecretary of Health for 

the US Department of Veteran Affairs and served

in that role from July 2015- February 2017 

David Shulkin, M.D.


U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

David Shulkin, M.D., FACP  is board certified in Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.  Prior to serving at the VA he was President of Morristown Medical Center and President and CEO of Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City.