Dr. Carol Browne is a Texas native born in Corpus Christi. She received her B.A. in biology at Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, and her D.O. degree from the University of North Texas Health Science Center-Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNTHSC-TCOM). She completed her residency in Family Practice at the Fort Worth Osteopathic Medical Center and she is board certified in Family Medicine (FM) and Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (NMM-OMM). Dr. Browne was previously a faculty member at UNTHSC-TCOM for ten years in both the Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine departments. She received several honors while on faculty including the Coleman Clinical Faculty of the Year, the Apple Award for Clinical Faculty of the Year, Honors Professor for Pre-Clinical Division, the Gender Equity Award, as well as the National Student Osteopathic Association George Northrup Award for Osteopathic Educator of the Year. After leaving UNTHSC-TCOM, Dr. Browne was in private practice in FM/OMM, in both Missouri and Florida. Dr. Browne was excited to "come back home" to Texas to join the outstanding faculty at University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine. In addition to her faculty responsibilities, Dr. Browne is the Texas Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians vice president, an American Board of Osteopathic Family Physicians examiner, as well as a National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examination Complex Level 3 item writer and test reviewer.