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Antonio Villanueva

educator , surgeon

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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Jazz piano player; music. Sports; tennis.

Connections

Married Pilar Alvarez-Santullano, May 10, 1976. Children: André, Ana.

father:
Ulpiano Villanueva

mother:
Candida Diaz

spouse:
Pilar Alvarez-Santullano

children:
André Villanueva

Ana Villanueva