Ben Weger is active duty Army and a board certified pediatrician who is completing a 3 year fellowship in adolescent and young adult medicine. He has nearly a decade of experience as a Registered Nurse and paramedic in a major metro Level 1 Trauma Center. He regularly lectures at universities and medical schools on a variety of topics. He is an avid firearms proponent and engages in regular training at a variety of schools. His interests are diverse and include emergency preparedness, teaching, regenerative agriculture, crossfit, preventative medicine, and critical appraisal of medical literature. He is presently outnumbered at home with his wife, 3 daughters, hedgehogs, guinea pigs, kunekune pigs, ducks, several co-dependent dogs, and a cat that supervises them all.