Dr. Lennox Westney
S. Westney, M.D., FACOG, FACS, ASRM, is Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and
Gynecology, and was the first incumbent of the John F. J. Clark Endowed Chair
in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Howard University College of Medicine.
did undergraduate work at Northern Caribbean University and the Doctor of
Medicine at Howard University.
Westney's specialty training is in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and his practice
and teaching have centered on high risk obstetrics, including conditions such
as sickle cell anemia, diabetes, renal problems, multi-fetal gestation,
maternal drug abuse, and teen-age pregnancy. He has been consulted nationally
has held membership in a number of professional organizations, and has authored
or co-authored over forty publications on topics covering medical concerns of
women, and methods that help to assure the delivery of healthy infants.
high achieving NCU alumnus has served as Assistant Chief of Obstetrics and
Gynecology at the Baltimore City Hospitals, and as Chairman of the Department
of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Howard University College of Medicine and
Hospital. He has worked on hospital, school, and other institutional boards,
and has provided medical care, and health lectures at religious convocations
and evangelistic crusades. He currently resides with Ouida, his wife of
fifty-three years, in Highland, Maryland.
book signing for Dr. Lennox Westney’s latest publication ....took place at
Northern Caribbean University on Friday November 28 during Homecoming
2008. The book, Just as I am:
Challenged But Confident is the
autobiography of Lennox S. Westney MD with Ouida Spleen Westney Ph.D. -
A Story of Surmounting and Serving.... It is the stirring story of a physician
who, with determined effort and faith in God, surmounted numerous obstacles to
study, practice and teach medicine, and to serve in his church and community.
Lennox Westney has served his Alma Mater, Northern Caribbean University with
distinction, returning to the beacon on the hill on a regular basis over these
many years.... The Brown-Westney Sciences Complex at NCU is an example of just
some of the inputs this fine man of distinction has made to his alma mater.
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