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William Halsey Barker, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 275-8784

Office: (585) 275-3357

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

1971-1972
Residency | University of Maryland
Preventive Medicine

1970-1971
Residency | University of Maryland
Internal Medicine

1966-1968
Residency | University of Maryland
Internal Medicine

1962
BA | Princeton University
History

1966
MD | Johns Hopkins U Sch Medicine
Medicine

Awards

2004
Nominee - Humanism in Medicine Award
Sponsor: University of Rochester

2003
Duncan Clark Award
Sponsor: Association Teachers of Preventive Medicine

1999
Honorary Fellow
Sponsor: Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

1998 - 2000
President
Sponsor: Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine

1995
Rochester Academy of Medicine Merit Award

1994
Best Scientific Poster Award
Sponsor: Annual Meeting American College of Epidemiology

1992
Recipient Best Program Presentation Award
Sponsor: National Immunization Conference

1991
Special Recognition Award
Sponsor: Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine

1986 - 1989
National Board of Medical Examiners (Preventive Medicine Test Committee)

1971
Alexander D. Langmuir Epidemiology Prize Manuscript
Sponsor: Epidemic Intelligence Service Alumni, CDC

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Publications

Journal Articles

12/2008
Lee BW, Conwell Y, Shah MN, Barker WH, Delavan RL, Friedman B. "Major depression and emergency medical services utilization in community-dwelling elderly persons with disabilities." International journal of geriatric psychiatry.. 2008 Dec 0; 23(12):1276-82.

6/2008
Friedman B, Lyness JM, Delavan RL, Chunyu Li , Barker WH. "Major depression and disability in older primary care patients with heart failure." Journal of geriatric psychiatry and neurology.. 2008 Jun 0; 21(2):111-22.

5/2007
Shah MN, Bazarian JJ, Lerner EB, Fairbanks RJ, Barker WH, Auinger P, Friedman B. "The epidemiology of emergency medical services use by older adults: an analysis of the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine.. 2007 May 0; 14(5):441-7.

Books & Chapters

2002
Chapter Title: Immunization to Prevent Infectious Disease
Book Title: Principles of Ambulatory Medicine
Author List: Barker WH
Published By: Williams and Wilkins2002 in Baltimore

2002
Chapter Title: Geriatrics in North America
Book Title: Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
Author List: Barker WH
Published By: Churchill Livingstone International2002 in London

2002
Chapter Title: Immunization Principals and Practices
Book Title: Infectious Disease in Primary Care
Author List: Barker WH
Edited By: Bryan CS
Published By: W.B. Saunders2002

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