Dr. Ogden earned double bachelor’s degrees in zoology and medicine from Texas A&M University in 1979. As a member of the Texas A&M College of Medicine charter class, Dr. Ogden received his medical degree with honors in 1981. From 1981 to 1982, he completed an internship in family medicine in Waco, Texas, and from 1982 to 1985, he completed his internal medicine residency at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Ogden then went on to complete a faculty development fellowship at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill from 1992 to 1994.
Dr. Ogden served as a general internist and had been involved with medical education at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple for more than 24 years. From 1987 to 1996 he served both Scott & White and the HSC-College of Medicine as the Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency. He continued to serve in increasingly responsible positions including Associate Clerkship Director for Internal Medicine, Medical Director of the Patient Advisory Nurse Program, Director of Graduate Medical Education, and as Director of the Faculty Development Program until 2004. He then served as the Vice Chairman for Academic Affairs in the Department of Internal Medicine at Scott & White until 2009.
In 2010, Dr. Ogden transitioned to a full-time position with the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine becoming the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs. In that role, Dr. Ogden also served as the chief academic officer for the College of Medicine. He has served as regional chair of Internal Medicine and as Interim Vice Dean for the Bryan/College Station campus. In July 2013, Dr. Ogden was appointed Interim Dean of Medicine and Interim Vice President for Clinical Affairs.
Dr. Ogden is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Medical Association and the Texas Medical Association.