Ralph C. Walsh Jr., DO, Col, TXANG, MC, CFS, TCOM ’92, accomplished his Internship and Family Medicine Residency in Ohio and a 1 OMM Residency in Texas. From 1996 to 2009, he practiced in Ohio specializing in integrative medicine and OMM in both the clinical and hospital setting. In 2009 thru 2011, as a member of the Ohio Air National Guard, he took a leave of absence from private practice to perform Flight Surgeon duties in the war on terror with deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. From April 2011 to April 2015, Dr. Walsh was a member the OMM Department at UNTHSC-TCOM. In addition to providing hospital and clinical OMM, he was the Year III Core OMM Course Director, provided monthly lectures for hospital Residents, and was the faculty advisor for the SAAO. He is an active member of the AAO and has been a member of the OES since 2005 and Chairman since 2011. Since 2015, Col Walsh has continued working with the USAF full time and is currently the Full-time Medical Provider for the 136th AW and Texas Deputy State Air Surgeon. Dr. Walsh recently returned from his 4th Middle East tour as a Flight Surgeon.