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Cardiologist

Antonio Colombo, American cardiologist. Recipient Best Teaching award Cabrini Medical Center, New York, 1981, Ethica award Erasmus University, Rotterdam, 1995, Career Achievement award Transcatheter Cardiovasc. Therapeutics X, Washington, 1998. Fellow American College Cardiology, American Heart Association.

Background

Colombo, Antonio was born on June 17, 1950 in Busto Arsizio, Varese, Italy. Son of Luigi and Lidia (Filippini) Colombo.

Education

Doctor of Medicine summa cum laude, University Milan, 1975. Degree in cardiology, University Parma, Italy, 1978.

Career

Resident, Centro Gasperis, Milan, 1975-1978; intern, New York Medical College, New York City, 1978-1979; resident in cardiology, New York Medical College, New York City, 1979-1980; chief resident, New York Medical College, New York City, 1980-1982; fellow in cardiology, VA Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1982-1984; director cardiology wards, VA Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1985-1986; assistant director catholic laboratory, VA Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1985-1986; fellow in cardiology, St. Joseph's Hospital, Syracuse, New York, 1984-1985; assistant professor medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1985-1989; director Catheterization Laboratory, Columbus Hospital, Milan, since 1986; chief investigational coronary angioplasty, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, since 1995; clinical professor medicine, New York University, since 1996. Consultant for interventional cardiology Clinica Villa Bianca, Bari, since 1991. Chief interventional cardiology S. Rafaele Hospital, Milan, 1998.

Chairman cardiopulmonary resuscitation VA Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1985-1986.

Membership

Fellow American College Cardiology, American Heart Association M C.

Connections

Married Antonia Busetto, March 30, 1978. Children: Andrea, Paola.

father:
Luigi Colombo

mother:
Lidia (Filippini) Colombo

spouse:
Antonia Busetto

children:
Paola Colombo

Andrea Colombo