Robert L. Becker, MD

Robert L. Becker, a St. Louis native, recently retired as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology.  He received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in New York and his MD degree from Washington University in St. Louis.  His postgraduate training included one year as an intern in internal medicine and one year as a resident in Ob-Gyn at Barnes Hospital.  He then spent two years at the NIH in endocrine research.  He completed his training at the University of California in San Francisco.  He has authored/co-authored a number of papers.  He has received both local and national honors.  He practiced Ob-Gyn for over 40 years, delivering babies right up to the end.  During those years he has been involved in teaching and has given a number of grand round lectures.  He is now spending much more time with his family.  He also loves to travel, read, and exercise.