It’s no secret that Special Operations Forces guys want to be where the action is. Their focus may change at retirement, but that desire never really disappears.

Dr. Aaron Epstein, a surgeon in Buffalo, New York, used to work in national security and counterterrorism. In 2015, as a medical student, he founded GSMSG  (Global Surgical Medical Support Group)

Dr. Epstein (fourth from left) with a group of his GSMSG volunteers.

According to the organization’s website, its mission is:

“Providing the highest quality medical care and training in austere settings overseas as well as responding to the COVID 19 pandemic within the United States.”