Michael Spohn, MD is an emergency physician at CHI St. Joseph Health Regional Hospital and representative at-large for the USACS National Clinical Governance Board. The ED’s research director, he also is an associate clinical professor of Emergency Medicine at the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, special assistant to the dean for Military Medicine, and helped found the Department of Military Medicine.
A recipient of the hospital’s Reverence Award, Stewardship Award, and many other honors, he is consistently ranked among the nation’s top medical professionals for patient care and compassionate service. He also has been named to the Texas A&M College of Medicine Faculty of the Year in Emergency Medicine for seven out of the last 10 years.
Dr. Spohn earned his bachelor’s degree at the U.S. Air Force Academy and served 20 years in the military. He earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and completed his emergency medicine residency at Scott & White Memorial Hospital as chief resident. He was a flight surgeon at Peterson Air Force base in Colorado Springs, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi. He was Chief of Medical Staff for CAFB the same year CAFB was recognized top medical clinic in the Air Force and was the first flight surgeon to be named Field Officer of the Year.