Dr. Richard Wehseler
Dr. Wehseler, physician and medical director of physician staff development at Affiliated Community Medical Center (ACMC), has been a respected member of Minnesota's medical community since 1998. His contributions to community and family medicine have earned him such honors as the Mayo Clinic Chief Resident in Family Medicine in 1998, the 2010 Minnesota Family Physician of the Year Award, and the 2011 Physician Excellence Award–ACMC system.
Dr. Wehseler holds a bachelor of arts in biology and English from Morris as well as a doctor of medicine from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He is affiliated with the American Academy of Family Physicians, Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians, Minnesota Medical Association, American Medical Association, American College of Emergency Physicians, and American College of Physician Executives.
Dr. Wehseler enjoys working with college students, especially Morris students with an interest in medicine. He thinks it is critical for Morris alumni to work alongside students to help them along their paths, as he credits Morris with his success and the subsequent success of countless other students who have become community resources in their areas of expertise.