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educator , Internist

Blas Gil-Extremera, Spanish internist, educator. Spanish Ministry of Education fellow, 1970-1973.

Background

Gil-Extremera, Blas was born on December 6, 1943 in Campillo De Arenas, Jaen, Spain. Son of Blas and Isabel (Extremera-Milla) Gil-Garcia.

Education

Physician, Medicine, Granada, 1968. Doctor of Medicine, Medicine, Granada, 1973. Professor, Medicine, Granada, 1981.

Career

Resident University Hospital, Granada, Spain, 1968-1971. Postdoctoral fellow University Texas, Houston, 1974-1975, 76-77. Assistant professor Department Medicine, Granada, Spain, 1968-1977, associate professor Spain, 1978-1990, professor Spain, since 1991, head department Spain, 1986-1993.

Vice-rector University, Spain, 1993-1996. Chief internal medicine University Hospital, Granada, 1980, chief hypertension unit, 1990. Director Research Group "Trace Elements", Spain, 1990.

Membership

Member Andalousian Society Internal Medicine (president 1994-1996), American Society Hypertension, National Commission on Pharmacology, New York Academy of Sciences, Acadèmico Numerario, Acadèmico Numerario Instituto, Academias de Andalucia, Andalousian Hypertension Society (president since 1994), Spanish Society Internal Medicine (executive council since 1994), The World Centers of Excellence Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, opera, literature, tennis.

Connections

Married Trinidad Ruiz-Vico, March 10, 1973.

father:
Blas Gil-Garcia

mother:
Isabel (Extremera-Milla) Gil-Garcia

spouse:
Trinidad Ruiz-Vico