Command Sergeant Major's Corner 

NOTE: As of 30 September 2015, PHCR-North has transitioned to the Regional Health Command - Atlantic (Provisional).  The information here is provided as a courtesy and may not be up-to-date.

Command Sergeant Major Galati

Command Sergeant Major


Command Sergeant Major David Galati entered active military service in May 1989 as an Army Combat Medic.

CSM Galati’s previous assignments include Platoon Aidman, C Co 1/501st ABN Inf. Fort Richardson, Alaska; Noncommissioned Officer in Charge Troop Medical Clinic 11, Camp Frank D. Merrill, 5th Ranger Training Battalion, Dahlonega, GA; Wardmaster, Tripler Army Medical Center, HI; Assistant Chief Clinical NCO , Tripler Army Medical Center, HI; Detachment First Sergeant , USA MEDDAC, Fort Benning, GA; Senior Clinical NCO, USA MEDDAC, Ft. Benning, GA; Senior Clinical NCO, 86th Combat Support Hospital, (OIF-Iraq) Ft. Campbell, KY, NCOIC Inspector General for AMEDDC&S and Fort Sam Houston, HQ Co 32 Medical Brigade AMEDDC&S, Fort Sam Houston, TX; Pacific Regional Medical Command G-3 Sergeant Major, Tripler Army Medical Center, HI, Chief Clinical Operations Sergeant Major of 18th Medical Deployment Support Command, Fort Shafter Flats, Hawaii and he is currently assigned to Public Health Command Region - North, Fort George Meade, MD.

CSM Galati holds a Master’s Degree in Emergency Management with honors from TUI University; a Bachelor’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Saint Joseph’s College of Maine; Registered Nurse, California; Licensed Vocational Nurse, Georgia. His military education includes PLDC (PT Award, Commandants Inspection Award), BNCOC (PT Award), ANCOC (PT Award), Resident Sergeants Major Course (Leadership Award, PT Award), Airborne Course, Air Assault Course, and Inspector General Course.

CSM Galati’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (4th OLC), Army Commendation Medal (3rd OLC), Army Achievement Medal (4th OLC), Basic Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, German Parachutist Badge and German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency Gold. CSM Galati is also the recipient of the distinguished Order of Military Medical Merit.