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James Winn, MD

Principal Investigator

Texas native, Dr. James Winn, MD, is a board-certified Family Practice physician with years of experience in the practice of medicine and in physician leadership. He graduated from University of Texas in Galveston (UTMB) medical school and completed his residency training at UTMB Galveston University Hospital. Board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine in 1973, he has practiced medicine privately in both Ft. Worth as well as his hometown of Uvalde, Texas.

Dr. Winn has been appointed to and served on numerous boards and commissions. Dr. Winn's former leadership positions include Colonel (retired) of the Texas Army National Guard, Chief of Staff of Uvalde Memorial Hospital, and President and CEO of the Federation of State Medical Boards. He continues to be in physician leadership positions having recently served as the President of the UTMB Alumni Association and chairman of the Board of Trustees. He is an Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus of the University of Texas Medical Branch. Since retiring from his private practice in 2015, Dr. James Winn still enjoys to actively practice medicine and has taken a special interest in clinical research. He believes that the clinical research is changing the face of modern medicine and he closely follows the new developments.

In his free time Dr. Winn enjoys golfing, traveling and spending quality time with wife, Vicki, and their family, including their three shared daughters, sons-in-law and their four fantastic grandchildren.


James Winn, MD
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