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Cardiac surgeon

Juan Jose Rufilanchas, Spanish cardiac surgeon. Fulbright grant Stanford University, 1970; recipient Air Armed Forces medal Ministry of Defense, 1988. Member Spanish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (secretary 1974-1978), Spanish Society of Cardiac Surgery, Spanish Society of Cardiology.

Background

Rufilanchas, Juan Jose was born on April 22, 1940 in Madrid, Spain. Son of Juan and Amelia (Sanchez) Rufilanchas.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Complutense University of Madrid, 1964. Cardiac surgeon, University Hospital, Madrid, 1970.

Career

Resident Puerta de Hierro Hospital, Madrid, 1964-1970, assistant chief, 1970-1974, clinical chief, 1974-1984. Chief cardiac surgery Ramon y Cajal Hospital, 1984-1988, 12 October Hospital, Madrid, since 1989. Professor surgery Complutense University of Madrid, 1989.

Associate professor Autonomous University of Madrid, 1974-1984. Fellow transplant unit New York University, 1970-1971. Member national commission on cardiac surgery Health and Education Ministries, 1988-1999.

Membership

Member Spanish Society of Cardiovascular Surgery (secretary 1974-1978), Spanish Society of Cardiac Surgery, Spanish Society of Cardiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, physics, golf.

Connections

Married Juana Lorenzo, March 25, 1970 (divorced 1986). Married Fiorella Andrei, May 28, 1991. Children: Juan, Maria.

father:
Juan Rufilanchas

mother:
Amelia (Sanchez) Rufilanchas

spouse:
Juana Lorenzo

spouse:
Fiorella Andrei

child:
Juan Rufilanchas

child:
Maria Rufilanchas