Richard A. Becker, MD, FACP

Education and Training
BA: The University of Texas at Austin, College of Arts and Sciences (1963)
Masters: The University of Texas Graduate School, Austin, Texas English Literature (1970)
MD: The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio (1971)
Residency: Boston City Hospital, Straight Medicine (1971-1973)
Fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism: 
- Yale University Medical School Extramural NIH Fellowship (1973-1974)
- The University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio (1974-1975)
Post-Doctoral Training: Nuclear Medicine and Radioisotope Techniques Course, National Naval Medical Center (October-November 1978)

Board Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine (1974)
National Board of Medical Examiners (1972)
Subspeciality Endocrinology and Metabolism (1977)



Fellowships
American College of Physicians
American College of Endocrinology

Faculty
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine/Division of Endocrinology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Honors and Awards
Visiting Scientist Fellowship, Swedish Medical Research Council (1982)
Elected Alumnus Membership to Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society (1990)
Travelers Health Network, Outstanding Physician Award (1989)
Distinguished Medical Alumnus, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2000)