William N. P. Herbert, MD

William N. P. Herbert, MD

William Herbert. MDDr. Herbert received his Medical Degree from Bowman-Gray School of Medicine. He served his Residency at Vanderbilt University and his Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of Texas. He is Certified in Maternal-Fetal Medicine as well as Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Herbert has an international reputation as an extraordinary clinician and teacher. He is honored to be an Oral Board Examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His research interests include fetal lung maturity and medical complications of pregnancy.

 

Specialty ~
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Expertise ~
Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Awards ~
Honor Societies :
Alpha Omega Alpha
Beta Beta Beta
2002-2007 - Recipient, ACOG Outstanding Service Award, Committee on Practice Bulletins – Obstetrics
2005-2007 - Recipient, ACOG Outstanding Service Award, Committee on Obstetric Practice
2003 - Recipient,  Distinguished Alumnus Award, L.S. Burnett Society, Vanderbilt University
2001 - Recipient,  Distinguished Achievement Award, Wake Forest University School of Medicine
2003 - Guest Editor, Implementing Women's Health Competencies into the Undergraduate Medical School Curriculum.  Supplement to the Am J Obstet Gynecol; 187:S1-51.
1996-2000 The F. Bayard Carter Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University
1972-74 - Board of Trustees, Elon University
1996-Present - Board of Trustees, Elon University
1998-Present - Member, Executive Committee
2005-2007 - Vice Chair, Executive Committee
1997 - National Faculty Award for Excellence in Resident Education, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CREOG)
1997 - Faculty Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Education, Association of Professors of Gynecology
1997, 1999 - Golden Apple Award (Student Recognition for Outstanding Teacher at Duke) - one of five finalists
1998 - Distinguished Visiting Professor, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
1972 - Frank Locke Fellow, University of Bristol (England)
1976 - Finalist, House Staff Teaching Award, Vanderbilt University
1982 - Distinguished Young Alumnus Award, Elon University
1987 - Whitehead Lecturer, UNC School of Medicine
1988-1995 - Board of Visitors, Elon University
1988-1989 - American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Inc. Outstanding Speaker Award
1991-1998 - American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Inc. Outstanding Speaker Award
1990 - "Pearls Day" Faculty, selected by the Senior Class, UNC School of Medicine
1987 - Honorary Member, Whitehead Society, UNC Student Body
1990 - Honorary Member, UNC AOA Chapter
1990 - Clerkship in Ob/Gyn (voted Best Clinical Clerkship by Whitehead Medical Society)
1988 - First (tie) Annual Clerkship Ranking by Dean's Office
1989 - First Annual Clerkship Ranking by Dean's Office
1990 - First Annual Clerkship Ranking by Dean's Office
1991 - First Annual Clerkship Ranking by Dean's Office

Education ~
1968 - Elon University, B.A. (Biology)
1972 - Wake Forest University
Bowman Gray School of Medicine, M.D.

Residency ~
1976 - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Vanderbilt University

Fellowship ~
1978 - Division of Maternal and Fetal Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas

Certification ~
Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1979
Voluntary Recertification, 1991, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Advanced Certification, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1982,
Voluntary Recertification, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006

Publications

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