In Memoriam: Robert H. Wilkins, MD, 1934 to 2017

Dr. Robert H. Wilkins, former Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at Duke University, died on March 31, 2017 at Duke University Hospital at the age of 82.

Known as an academic and historian, he devoted his career in neurosurgery to the improvement and propagation of scholarship in the field, as well as to teaching complex surgical techniques. Bob Wilkins strongly believed in forming bridges and emphasized extensive collaboration—a theme that followed him throughout his distinguished career and beyond.

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