William G (Grif) Blackard

Degree and Year: 
BA 1986
Professional Title: 
Wake Forest Baptist Health

Professional Background: 
Despite majoring in English, I pursued medicine as a career. I am a practicing gastroenterologist.

How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?: 
It taught me how to read critically and think for myself
William G (Grif) Blackard