Vincent Mysliwiec, MD
Sleep Medicine Fellowship Director
Colonel Vincent Mysliwiec received his BS degree in Chemistry from the United States Military Academy at West Point and his MD degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS). He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Tripler Army Medical Center and a fellowship in Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC)/San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium. He is an Associate Professor of Medicine at USUHS and Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of TX Health Science Center-San Antonio.
Vince is currently the Fellowship Director for Sleep Medicine at SAUSHEC, the Consultant to the Army Surgeon General in Sleep Medicine and Co-Chair and Champion of the VA/DoD Insomnia and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Clinical Practice Guidelines. He previously served in multiple roles to include Chief, Sleep Medicine Service, Chief, Pulmonary Critical Care Sleep Medicine Service, and Assistant Chief Department of Medicine. While stationed in Korea he Chaired the 38th Paralllel Medical Conference providing medical education and CMEs for all providers throughout the Korean Peninsula.
He has published over 40 peer-reviewed manuscripts and multiple reviews and book chapters. Vince is currently an Associate Editor for the journal, Sleep and Breathing and has been a reviewer for over 10 journals. He is a repeat invited lecturer to national and international Sleep meetings and has over 30 presentations at local, regional, national and international meetings. His research has focused on sleep and sleep disorders in military personnel. Vince is the lead author and investigator on a newly proposed sleep disorder, Trauma associated Sleep Disorder or TSD.
As an educator, Dr. Mysliwiec has mentored multiple Sleep Medicine physicians, all of whom have passed their sleep medicine board certification examinations. He has mentored multiple physicians to conduct research into sleep and sleep medicine.
Dr. Mysliwiec has received multiple research, mentoring and teaching awards to include Alpha Omega Alpha, Maryland Chapter, Teaching Award for Most Outstanding Staff Member, Madigan Army Medical Center, and the MG Kenyon Joyce Award for Most Outstanding Faculty Research Paper.
COL Mysliwiec has received the ‘A’ Proficiency Designator, Order of Military Medical Merit, Meritorious Service Medal with 2nd Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC), Army Commendation Medal with 4th OLC, and the Army Achievement Medal with 1st OLC.
He is married to COL Angela Mysliwiec, Command Surgeon for Army South and has two daughters, Alzara and Petra.