Dr. Robert Carter is a US Army Colonel and an expert in integrative human physiology and performance. Dr. Carter completed military assignments in Germany, France, Afghanistan, Washington, DC, and the White House as a military social aide for the Obama administration. He currently holds an academic appointment in emergency medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
Dr. Carter holds a doctorate in biomedical sciences and medical physiology, and a master of public health in chronic disease epidemiology. Dr. Carter received his postgraduate training in environmental epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health. He serves on several scientific editorial boards, is a reviewer for 14 scientific and medical journals, and is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and the American Institute of Stress.
He has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, abstracts and technical reports. Carter is also the author of the book "The Morning Mind".