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Surgeon

Juan Carlos Cagigas, Venezuelan surgeon. Fellow American College Angiology; member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Spanish Transplant Society, Spanish Society Cardiology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Cagigas, Juan Carlos was born on July 6, 1960 in Caracas, Venezuela. Son of Atilano and Margarita (Lanza) Cagigas.

Education

Bachelor of Science, La Salle University, Santander, Spain, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, University Cantabria, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cantabria, 1991.

Career

Member heart transplantation program Hospital Valdecilla, Santander, since 1986. Research scholar in cardiovascular surgery, Santander, 1986-1993. Postdoctoral scholar University Cantabria, 1991-1992.

Resident general surgery Hospital Valdecilla, Santander, since 1994.

Membership

Fellow American College Angiology. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Spanish Transplant Society, Spanish Society Cardiology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, tennis, computers, reading, research.

Connections

Married Ana Roecker, January 31, 1986. Children: Alejandro, Pablo.

father:
Atilano Cagigas

mother:
Margarita (Lanza) Cagigas

spouse:
Ana Roecker

children:
Alejandro Cagigas

Pablo Cagigas