ER physician returns to Army service following son's lead

September 6, 2018

SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Father may know best, but when Army Reserve Lt. Col. Andrew "Andy" Nicholes recently returned to military service as an emergency medicine physician, he followed the direction of his son.

Army 2nd Lt. Marc A. Nicholes, 26, an Army ROTC grad and a second-year student at the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine here, administered the oath of office to swear-in his father during a recent commissioning ceremony. 

 

Army 2nd Lt. Marc A. Nicholes stands on the campus of the University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine, where he's in the second year of the F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program. HPSP pays 100 percent of medical school tuition along with a monthly stipend of more than $2,000.

 

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