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Surgeon, poet, dad, husband, writer of chidren's books, in no particular order.

Background Information

Dr. Steven Clark Cunningham was born in Denver, Colorado.  After graduating from Creighton University with majors in chemistry and Spanish, he attended medical school at George Washington University in Washington, DC.  Having finished his residency in general surgery at the University of Maryland and a fellowship in surgery of the liver and pancreas at Johns Hopkins University, he is currently working as Co-Director in Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery at Saint Agnes Hospital and Cancer Institute in Baltimore, MD.  Dr Cunningham's CV and list of medical writings is found here or here.

He has served as a contributing editor of Maryland Poetry Review, and his poems have appeared in Maryland Poetry Review, The New Physician (winner of literary arts contest), Chimeras, WordHouse: Baltimore’s Literary Calendar, the anthology Function At The Junction #2 (Electric Press, 1997), the cookbook Pasta Poetics (ed. Matt Hohner, 1997), and the anthology Poems for Chromosomes (Watermark Press, 1998).  

Dinosaur Name Poems (Three Conditions Press, 2009) is his first full-length book of children's poetry.


Birth Place
Denver, CO 

2009 Moonbeam Award in both Children's Poetry and Spanish-Language Book categories.

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Dinosaur Name Poems
These are 30 poems that will encourage in any child love of language carefulness as well as language playfulness. The bilingual (English/Spanish) book received rare distinction as a Paleontological Research Institution (PRI)-approved book for its content and illustration accuracy, and received two 2009 Moonbeam Awards in the Childrenís Poetry and Spanish Language Book categories. Tackling dinosaurs from A (Allosaurus) to V (Velociraptor), each poem plays on the meaning or etymology of the ancient animalís name. The richly hued watercolor collages delight with whimsy of their own, and the bilingual glossary of technical terms and prehistoric creatures rounding out the book is sure to satisfy the inquisitive nature so many children bring to learning about these beloved creatures.
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You Tube Video Channel - Poetry
Videos featuring Steven C. Cunningham the poet.

You TUbe Video Channel - Surgery
Four videos from Saint Agnes Hospital and Cancer Institute featuring Steven C. Cunningham the pancreatic and hepatobiliary surgeon.

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