Sterling Williams, MD, is a native of Little Rock, Arkansas. Dr. Williams has emerged as a noted scientist and medical doctor, who has contributed to the field of medicine throughout the United States and the world. Dr. Williams is the Vice President for Education at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) in Washington, DC. In that capacity, he is responsible for the supervision and management of many of the medical education activities of the medical specialty society that represents approximately 52,000 obstetricians and gynecologists in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean.
Prior to his appointment at ACOG, in 2001, Dr. Williams served in the area of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas where he completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was appointed to the fulltime faculty at that institution immediately following the completion of his training. Dr. Williams also served at Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York City, and The Harlem Hospital Center where for two years he was President of the Medical Board at that institution.
Dr. Williams is a classical music singer. He has performed in several European concert tours, and has sung in more than twenty concerts at New York’s Carnegie Hall. He is a member of the Bass II section of the Washington Chorus, the only Grammy Award winning symphonic Choir in Washington, DC. As a member of this chorus he performed with the National Symphony Orchestra in concerts at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, in Washington, DC.
In the late 1980’s, combining his knowledge and love of medicine and music, Dr. Williams designed and ran the music therapy-assisted childbirth program at the University of Kansas Medical Center. That program was so successful that he directed several national seminars on his techniques, and was written up on the front page of the Wall Street Journal.