UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Walsh, Nicolas E

School of Medicine
Rehab Medicine
(210) 567-5350
walshn@uthscsa.edu

Nicolas E. Walsh, M.D., is Chairman and Distinguished Professor with tenure with the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He has recently completed his second term as the President of the Medical-Dental Staff of University Health System and has also served as Acting Chief of Staff of the South Texas Veterans Health Care System. Dr. Walsh was a member of the International Steering Committee of the Bone and Joint Decade: 2000-2010, and he continued to serve on the International Steering Committee of this organization as it continues its work from 2010-2012. Additionally, he is a member of the International Society of PM&R, has served as Chairman of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, President of the Association of Academic Physiatrists, and a member of the National Board of Medical Examiners. In addition, he has served on boards of many organizations in the fields of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as Pain Medicine, and has authored many journal articles and book chapters. Dr. Walsh is a graduate of the University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver, Colorado, and completed his residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. He is a frequently invited lecturer at various professional meetings worldwide. He also serves as the Principal Investigator on several research projects at the University and VA.

9/2010 - Present Program Manager, Interventional Pain Clinic, Anesthesiology Service South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX
9/2008 - Present Acting Associate Chief of Staff for Rehabilitation South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX
9/1989 - Present Professor University of Texas Health Science Center, Occupational Therapy, San Antonio, TX
9/1989 - Present Chairman The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Rehab Medicine
9/1989 - Present Professor University of Texas Health Science Center, Anesthesiology, San Antonio, TX
9/1989 - Present Professor University of Texas Health Science Center, Rehab Medicine, San Antonio, TX
9/1989 - Present Professor University of Texas Health Science Center, Physical Therapy, San Antonio, TX