By: KDKA-TV News Staff
BALDWIN, Pa. (KDKA) – A Baldwin High School graduate will become the nation’s acting surgeon general.READ MORE: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccination Is Nearly 91% Effective In Children
The Washington Post reports Rear Admiral Susan Orsega has been selected to take the role.
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She is an expert on infectious diseases and is currently the director of Commissioned Corps headquarters.
Orsega graduated from Baldwin High School in 1986.MORE NEWS: Crews Working On Water Main Break On Magee Street In Uptown
She is expected to be the “nation’s doctor” until the Senate confirms surgeon general nominee Vivek Murthy.