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Surgeon

Miguel Echenique, Spanish surgeon. Recipient prize Madrid Academy Endocrinology, 1976, Royal Academy Medicine, 1977, College of Physicians of Gipuzkoa, 1993, Bermistain prize, 2001, Oncology prize, 2002.

Background

Echenique, Miguel was born on December 4, 1948 in San Sebastian, Spain. Son of Miguel and Lucia (Elizondo) Echenique.

Education

Bachelor of Science, LaSalle College, 1966. Doctor of Medicine, University Saragosse, Spain, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Saragosse, Spain, 1974.

Career

Intern, resident University Saragosse Hospital and Worcester City Hospital, 1971-1975. Assistant professor surgery University Saragosse, 1975—1977, Basque Country University, San Sebastian, 1978-1982, associate professor surgery, since 1983. Registrar surgery University Saragosse Hospital, 1975-1977.

Senior registrar surgery Aranzazu Hospital, San Sebastian, 1978-1990. Chief of surgery Quiron Clinic, San Sebastian, 1990-1995. Consultant Basque Government Department Health, 1985-1991.

Membership

Major Spanish military, 1971-1972. Fellow American College of Surgeons, International Surgical Association, International Association Endocrine Surgery. Member College Surgeons, Digestive Pathology Society, Medical Sciences Society, Academy of Sciences, Vascular Surgery Society, College Physicians (vice president 1988-1992), Academy Medicine (vice president 1984-1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, hiking.

Connections

1 child, Alejo.

father:
Miguel Echenique

mother:
Lucia (Elizondo) Echenique

child:
Alejo Echenique