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Antonio Villanueva

Antonio Villanueva, Spanish surgeon, educator. Recipient Baltar Foundation prize University Santiago, 1960; San Nicolas Foundation Prize Royal Academy of Sciences, 1960; Spain National award in Medicine, 1960.

Background

  • Villanueva, Antonio was born on June 20, 1934 in Puentedeume, Spain. Son of Ulpiano Villanueva and Candida Diaz.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine College Medicine (Spain), 1959, Doctor of Philosophy., 1961.

    Career

    • Doctor of Medicine College Medicine (Spain), 1959, Ph. Visiting professor Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, England, 1963. Head department cardiovascular surgery Santiago Hospital, since 1979.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow New York Academy of Sciences, International College Angiology. Member College Francais de Pathologie Vasculaire, D.A. Cooley Cardiovascular Society, Mechanical Engineering DeBakey International Cardiovascular Society, Spanish Association Cardiovascular Surgery.

    Personality

    Interests

    Jazz piano player; music. Sports; tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Pilar Alvarez-Santullano, May 10, 1976. Children: AndrĂ©, Ana.
    • father: Ulpiano Villanueva
    • mother: Candida Diaz
    • spouse: Pilar Alvarez-Santullano
    • children: AndrĂ© Villanueva
    • Ana Villanueva
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    Born June 20, 1934
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