William Clark Becker MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Medicine)

Departments & Organizations

Palliative and End-of-Life Care Education

Office of Student Research

DAHRSInternal Medicine: General Internal Medicine: Addiction Medicine

Clinical Interests

Chronic non-cancer pain; safety and efficacy of opioid analgesics; addiction medicine; general internal medicine


  • B.A., Yale University , 1995
  • M.D., Temple University School of Medicine , 2001

Selected Publication

  • Becker, WC; Fiellin, DA. Federal plan for prescriber education on opioids misses opportunities. Annals of Internal Medicine. Online First. 2012: May 8.