Rhonda Cornum is Director of Health Strategy for TechWerks. She is a surgeon, board-certified in urology, having graduated from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, first having earned a doctorate in biochemistry and nutrition from Cornell University. She recently retired as a U.S. Army Brigadier General the Director of Comprehensive Soldier Fitness in the Army Staff G-3/5/7 ... more »
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I asked myself, "Is it going to prevent me from getting out of here? Is there a risk of death attached to it? Is it permanently disabling? Is it permanently disfiguring? Lastly, is it excruciating?" I...Rhonda Cornum, United States Army Major. As quoted in Newsweek magazine, "Perspectives" page (July 13, 1992). On being sexually abused by Iraqi so...