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The Office of Public Health Practice & Training

April 2012

The Tidewater Community Health Officer

David RogersWith more than a half century of experience in community health and widely recognized as a leader in his field, Calvert County health officer David Rogers, MD, MPH, began his career as a primary care physician. In 1957, he joined the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Epidemic Intelligence Service and has held a number of prominent positions across the state of Maryland. Rogers was employed by the Anne Arundel County Health Department and the Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene. He directed the Tuberculosis Control Program at the Prince George’s County Health Department and also served as the Department’s deputy health officer before accepting his current position in Calvert County. Rogers holds an MPH from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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