Dr. Connie Mariano, White House Doctor | Best of Nurse Talk | Dec 31, 2011 | Show 241
Former White House doctor Connie Mariano joins us to discuss her wonderful new book, The White House Doctor, a riveting look into the personal lives of our presidents. Dr. Mariano served as the White House Physician for presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, who nominated her to the rank of rear admiral.
Dr Mariano has also achieved an impressive list of “firsts” that include being:
- the first military woman to become the White House Physician to the President,
- the first woman Director of the White House Medical Unit, and
- the first Filipino American in US history to become a Navy Rear Admiral!