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Ed Walsh MDAssociate Director of Advising

Dr. Walsh was an admissions committee member at University of Virginia School of Medicine.

Ed Walsh MD, MedschoolCoach Advisor

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Bio

Dr. Edward Walsh graduated summa cum laude from Virginia Commonwealth University with a degree in Biology. He graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine where he served on the Admissions Committee. He completed his Emergency Medicine Residency training at the University of Virginia. He is currently practicing full-time in northern Virginia.

Dr. Walsh currently serves as a faculty member at the James Madison University Physician Assistant program, lecturing in Emergency Medicine. Additionally, he has taught several undergraduate Biology courses at Germanna Community College. A lifelong learner himself, he is especially interested in medical education and preparing students for the challenges of medical school and beyond. He is quite familiar with the challenges non-traditional students can sometime encounter. Before his medical career, Dr. Walsh was a former professional baseball player and is a two-time Ironman finisher. He is currently training for Ironman Arizona.

EDUCATION

Undergraduate: BS, Virginia Commonwealth University
Medical School: MD, University of Virginia
Residency: University of Virginia

SPECIALITY

Emergency Medicine

FUN FACT

Before his medical career, Dr. Walsh was a former professional baseball player and is a two-time Ironman finisher. He is currently training for Ironman Arizona.

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