William D. Soper
Alumni Recognition Award Winner 1984
William Soper is an assistant professor of surgery and associate director of transplantation at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in 1972 and began a surgical residency at the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago. Soper is the author of numerous articles on transplantation and has presented papers at several national conventions. He was president of the Illinois Transplant Society in 1983 and is a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons, American Society of Transplant Surgeons and the International Transplantation Society. Most recently, Soper agreed to serve on the Alumni Committee of the Campaign to Endow Student Research in Science.