Vishaka R Hatcher
Captain, Air Force
EducationAir University Global College of Professional Military Education. Squadron Officer School, completed April 2022.
Wright State University Integrated Pediatrics Residency. Dayton, OH.
Dayton Children’s Hospital and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) Medical Center, 2018-2021.
Georgetown University School of Medicine. Washington, DC.
M.D. Doctor of Medicine, May 2018.
Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program
Virginia Commonwealth University. Richmond, VA. Presidential Merit Scholar
B.S. Bioinformatics, Magna Cum Laude, University Honors, May 2013.
Minors: Chemistry, Mathematics
Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments
Staff Pediatrician. Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. JBSA-Lackland, TX. (June 2022 – Present)
Staff Pediatrician. Wright-Patterson Medical Center. Wright-Patterson AFB, OH. (July 2021 – June 2022
American Academy of Pediatrics, Uniformed Services Section, Chapter East Secretary/Treasurer (2022-Present)
Hatcher VR, Brooks RM, Barker KB, Coop CA. A Case of Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole-Induced Aseptic Meningitis Masquerading as Septic Shock. Mil Med. 2021 Dec 15:usab524. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usab524. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34910163.
Salloum S, Hatcher V. Rickets and gross motor delay in a child with atopic dermatitis. Oxf Med Case Reports. 2021 Feb 15;2021(2):omaa143. doi: 10.1093/omcr/omaa143. PMID: 33614053; PMCID: PMC7885143.