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biomedical engineer

Matthew Walker, III, American biomedical engineer.

Background

III, Matthew Walker, was born on November 10, 1964 in Newark. Son of Matthew Walker Junior and Ramona Muldrow.

Education

Biosystems Engineering in biomedical Engineering with honors, University Tennessee, 1987. Master of Science in biomedical Engineering, University Tennessee, 1991. Postgraduate, Vanderbilt University, 1995.

Postgraduate, Tulane University, since 1995.

Career

Biomedical engineer in training, research fellow in space medicine National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Space Center, Houston, 1982-1986. Graduate teaching assistant Vanderbilt University Graduate School, Nashville, 1991-1992. Instructor University Tennessee, Knoxville, 1990.

Research fellow in surgery Cornell Medical Center-Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Avocations: golf, hunting, fishing, swimming, philosophy. M C.

Membership

Big brother Church of Christ, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1985-1987, Evangelism Sunday school teacher, Nashville, since 1990. Advisor, tutor Black Cultural Center, 1987-1991. Leader, mentor Young Men’s Christian Association, Nashville, 1993-1994.

Member biomedical Engineering Society (president 1982-1987), Minority Engineering Scholars (advisor), Master's Music City Swim Club, Nashville Sportsman Club, American Physiological Society, Student National Medical Association, Mortar Board, Alpha Epsilon Delta (president 1986-1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, hunting, fishing, swimming, philosophy.

Connections

Married Kellye Williams, March 13, 1993.

father:
Matthew Walker Junior

mother:
Ramona Muldrow

spouse:
Kellye Williams