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Walker Lee Robinson

Walker Lee Robinson, American neurological surgeon, administrator. Diplomate American Board Neurosurgery, American Board Pediatrics Neurosurgery. Named Distinguished alumni Fund for Education Excellence, 1991, Honoree, Afram Expo-Urban Services, 1989, 97, Distinguished Alumni Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, 1997; Paul Harris fellow Rotary International, 1990; grantee National Institutes of Health, 1991.

Background

  • Robinson, Walker Lee was born on October 13, 1941 in Baltimore. Son of Edward Findol and Wilma Lee (Walker) Robinson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Morgan State College, 1962. Doctor of Medicine, University Maryland, 1970.

    Career

    • Captain United States Army, El Paso, Texas, 1962-1964. Manager C & P Telephone –°ompany, Baltimore, 1964-1966. Intern surgery Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1970-1971.

      Resident neurosurgery University Maryland, University Hospital, Baltimore, 1971-1974, 75-76. Fellow neurology University London, England, 1974-1975. Director neurotrauma University Maryland, Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, 1989-1991, 94-95.

      Head pediatric neurosurgery University Maryland, 1978-1997, associate professor neurosurgery and pediatrics, 1989-1997. Acting chairman division neurosurgery University Maryland Medical School, 1989-1992. Director pediatric neurosurgery New Jersey Neurosci.

      Institute, Edison, since 1997. Professor department neuroscience Seton Hall University School Graduate Medical Education, 1997. Consultant National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, 1985-1991, N.I.N.C.D.S., Bethesda, 1983-1991, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, since 1997.

      Member editorial board Journal of the National Medical Association, Washington, 1985-1987. Chairman membership committee American Association Neurosurgery, Chicago, 1991-1995. Member medical executive committee Shock Trauma Center, 1994-1996.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Neurosurgery, American Board Pediatrics Neurosurgery.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and chapters to books.

    Membership

    Bd.d irs. East Baltimore Community Corporation, 1978-1985, Variety Club of Baltimore, 1989-1990, Urban Cardiology Research Center, Baltimore, 1987-1991. Fellow American College of Surgeons, American Academy Pediatrics. Member American Society Pediatric Neurosurgery (chairman ethics & legal committee since 1996), Baltimore Urban Services Foundation (president 1986-1987), Clarence Green Neurosurg.

    Society (president 1984-1988), University Missouri Medical School Black Faculty and Staff Association (president 1989-1990), State Medical Association (legislation committee 1990-1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, golf, basketball.

    Connections

    • Married Mae Elizabeth Meads, April 9, 1966. Children: Kimberly, Walker Junior.
    • father: Edward Findol Robinson
    • mother: Wilma Lee (Walker) Robinson
    • spouse: Mae Elizabeth Meads
    • children: Kimberly Robinson
    • Walker Junior Robinson
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