Rear Admiral (retired) Scott Giberson came to AMI as a uniquely experienced public health leader. He retired as an Assistant U.S. Surgeon General and two-star admiral with the U.S. Public Health Service. He is well versed in the delivery of healthcare solutions in under-resourced and vulnerable populations and has successfully led organizations through global and domestic health crises. At AMI, he continues as part of the executive team to help lead strategy, culture, and global client relations.
Prior to AMI, RADM (ret.) Giberson held executive positions as the acting Deputy U.S. Surgeon General, Director of Commissioned Corps Headquarters, Director of the Indian Health Service (IHS) National HIV/AIDS Program, and Senior Public Health Advisor for Pacific Command’s Center of Excellence in Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance. He also served as overall Commander of the Commissioned Corps’ Ebola Response in West Africa. RADM (ret.) Giberson held dual licensure as a pharmacist and clinician, providing care in the pharmacy and as an IHS mid-level provider in family medicine.
He is a graduate of Temple and U. of Massachusetts/Amherst, holds a BSPharm, MPH, and graduate certificate in Health Emergencies in Large Populations. He has received three honorary Doctoral degrees and is a Wharton School Executive Leadership Program Fellow.
RADM (ret) Giberson has received numerous awards including USAID’s Humanitarian Group Award. In 2015, he received the Presidential Unit Citation from President Obama in the Oval Office. In 2018, the Military Officers Association of America selected him as one of the “Top 100 Veterans in the Last 100 Hundred Years You Need to Know”.