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Medical Group

Col. John Blackburn, Medical Group Commander

The 144th Medical Group's primary mission is to provide bio environmental, public health, and medical support to monitor the health and wellness of the members of the 144th Fighter Wing. Ensuring our members are fit-to-fight makes our wing a valuable and viable asset to the California Air National Guard which integrates seamlessly with Expeditionary and Joint Forces.

In addition, the 9 medical professionals and 41 medical support personnel also participate with the California National Guard's Combined Enhanced Response Force Package, overseas medical missions, and ongoing humanitarian efforts.