Richard C. Becker, MD

is a cardiologist and adjunct professor of medicine at the Duke University School of Medicine. He is a native of the New York City area where he was raised with a clear understanding of diversity, honesty, and the importance of public service in its many forms. Dr. Becker and his wife Pat- a neonatal dietician have 3 children- Clinton F. Becker, PhD- a chemist and senior scientist in the pharmaceutical industry, Gillian Becker-Agular- a mother who will soon complete her degree in Social Sciences, and Kristian CD Becker, MD- a graduate of Duke Med and pediatric cardiologist. Dr. Becker is a physician-scientist on a journey to integrate the study and nature of God into his daily life.