Marion L. Walker, M.D.

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Neurosurgery - Professor, Pediatrics - Adjunct Professor
  • Divisions: Pediatric Administration, Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery (Neurosurg)

Academic Office Information

  • (801) 662-5340
  • Primary Children's Hospital
    Pediatric Neurosurgery
    100 N Mario Capecchi Drive, Room: 1475
    Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Academic Bio

Dr. Walker is Professor of Neurosurgery in the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery/Department of Neurological Surgery and Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center and the Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City, UT. His research interests are hydrocephalus and spasticity. He is a former Chairman of the Pediatric Section of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and former President of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons. He has served as President of the International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Chairman of the Section on Pediatric Neurosurgery of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a past Editor of the Journal of Neurosurgery:Pediatrics. He is a founding member of the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery and has served as Chairman of that organization. He is currently Chairman of the Accreditation Council for Pediatric Neurosurgical Fellowships. Dr. Walker has been a member of the Medical Advisory Board of the Hydrocephalus Association for many years and currently serves as Chairman of the MAB. He joined the Board of Directors of the Hydrocephalus Association in 2008.

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency Barrow Neurological Institute
Neurosurgery
Resident
Fellowship The Hospital For Sick Children
Pediatric Neurosurgery
Fellow
Residency St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Center
Surgery
Resident
Internship LDS Hospital
Intern
Professional Medical University of Tennessee
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Mississippi College
Biology and Chemistry
Pre Med
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
Biology and Chemistry
Pre Med
Undergraduate Brigham Young University
Pre-Medicine

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Fellowship The Hospital For Sick Children
Pediatric Neurosurgery
Fellow Canada