Walter Semkiw isa Board Certified Occupational Medicine physician and serves as the Assistant Chief of Occupational Medicine at a major medical center in San Francisco. Before that, he was a Medical Director for Unocal 76, a Fortune 500 oil company.
His attraction to the metaphysical world led him to investigate objective evidence of reincarnation. In 2001, he presented his reincarnation research to the International Association of Regression Research and Therapies (IARRT). Approximately a year later, he was elected to the Board of Directors for IARRT.