Brig. Gen. Michael J. Walsh, commanding general of the Gulf Region Division of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; and Dr. Quraish Alkasir, advisor to the deputy prime minister of Iraq, and president of Society of Iraqi Surgeons, will brief live from Iraq at 9 a.m. EDT, May 23, in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579, to provide an update of health care issues in Iraq.
Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the North Parking Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call (703) 697-5131 for escort into the building.