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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, 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, 1979—1980, chief resident, 1980—1982. Fellow in cardiology Veterans Administration Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1982—1984, director cardiology wards, 1985—1986, assistant director catholic laboratory, 1985—1986.

Fellow in cardiology St. Joseph's Hospital, Syracuse, New York, 1984—1985. Assistant professor medicine University California, Irvine, 1985—1989. Director Catheterization Laboratory Columbus Hospital, Milan, since 1986.

Chief investigational coronary angioplasty Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City, 1995—2004. Clinical professor medicine New York University, 1996—2004. Consultant for interventional cardiology Clinica Villa Bianca, Bari, since 1991.

Chief interventional cardiology S. Raffaele Hospital, Milan, since 1998. Chairman cardiopulmonary resuscitation Veterans Administration Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1985-1986. Visiting professor medicine Columbia University, New York City, since 2004.

Membership

Fellow American College Cardiology, American Heart Association.

Connections

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

father:
Luigi Colombo

mother:
Lidia (Filippini) Colombo

spouse:
Antonia Busetto

children:
Andrea Colombo

Paola Colombo