COL Geoffrey G. Grammer is Chief of Research, National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. COL Grammer currently holds board certification in Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, and Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. He is also an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Uniformed Services University (USU), Bethesda, MD. Prior to his present position, COL Grammer served as Chief of Inpatient Psychiatry Services for eight years at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center which covers the 28 bed General Psychiatry and 6 bed Neuropsychiatry wards.
COL. Grammer completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute before beginning his training at USU where he graduated in 1966. Subsequently, he completed a residency in Internal Medicine and General Psychiatry at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, followed by a fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry.
COL Grammer has completed two deployments to Iraq. During his first deployment he served as the Medical Director for the 785th Combat Stress Control Company and he was a psychiatrist at the Combat Support Hospital at COB Speicher during his second deployment.
COL Grammer’s military awards include the Bronze Star Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal (3rd Award), Army Achievement Medal (3rd Award), Iraq Campaign Medal (3stars), Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NATO ISAF Medal, National Defense Service Medal (2nd Award), Army Service Ribbon, Army Superior Unit Award and Overseas Service Ribbon (3rd Award).