Deployed Doc
Dr. Michael Ripley removes a cyst from a patient’s back while serving as a civilian doctor at Baghdad International Airport in 2005. Dr. Ripley, 51, joins the active-duty Air Force in March to which he’ll contribute extensive experience in deployed medicine and leadership skills. For 2007, the Air Force seeks more than 1,000 fully-qualified recruits for medical service corps, dental corps, nurse corps and biomedical corps specialties. For more information, visit www.airforce.com. (Courtesy photo)

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