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

David Shulkin, M.D.

Under Secretary of Health

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Dr. Shulkin was nominated  as Under Secretary

of Health by the President of the United States on

March 18, 2015,  confirmed by the US Senate on

June 23, 2015, and sworn into office on July 6, 2015.


Dr. Shulkin was nominated for the 9th Secretary of

Veterans Affairs by the President-elect on January

11th,  2017.