Willard R. Faulkner Biographical File

Summary Information

Faulkner, Willard R. (1915-2011)
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Willard R. Faulkner Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1972 - 2002
0.1 Cubic feet
Biographical file includes photographs, curriculum vitae, news clipping, and other biographical information.

Preferred Citation

Faulkner, Willard R. (1915-2011). Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Willard R. Faulkner received his M.S. in Chemistry from the University of Denver in 1950 and his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Vanderbilt University in 1956. He worked for the U.S. Army Medical Department from 1943 to 1951.

After directing the Cleveland Clinic laboratory for eleven years, Faulkner returned to Vanderbilt to accept appointment as Director of Clinical Chemistry Laboratories and later as Director of Research and Development in Clinical Chemistry and Professor of Biochemistry. Faulkner also received a prestigious American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) award in 1980, an award given annually to recognize outstanding contributions to the profession.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Professional Associations
  • Vanderbilt Alumni
  • VUMC History

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