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Miguel Cuchacovich Turteltaub Edit Profile

Rheumatologist , Medical educator

Miguel Cuchacovich Turteltaub, Chilean rheumatologist, medical educator. Medical diplomate. Recipient International prize in Rheumatology, Government of Uruguay, 1989; National Foundation Science and Technology grantee.

Background

Turteltaub, Miguel Cuchacovich was born on April 20, 1957 in Santiago, Chile. Son of Ernesto Cuchacovich Jait and Sara Turteltaub Krugliag.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Chile, 1981.

Career

Fellow internal medicine University Chile, 1982—1985, fellow rheumatology, 1985—1987. Fellow in immuno-rheumatology University Montpellier, France, 1989—1990. Staff physician section rheumatology Clinical Hospital University Chile, 1987—1995, head section, since 1995.

Instructor medicine University Chile, 1987—1992, assistant professor, 1992—1996, associate professor, 1996—2003, professor medical, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to medical journals, including Arthritis and Rheumatism, Journal Molecular Medicine, others.

Membership

Fellow: American College of Physicians, Medical Society Santiago (board directors), Chilean Society Rheumatology (award 2001), Chilean Society Immunology, Chilean Society Internal Medicine, International League Against Rheumatism, Pan-American League Against Rheumatism.

Connections

Married Rina Francos Steinsapir, May 24, 1979. Children: Alvaro, Stephanie, Gabriel, Rafael, Sharon.

father:
Ernesto Cuchacovich Jait

mother:
Sara Turteltaub Krugliag

spouse:
Rina Francos Steinsapir

children:
Alvaro Turteltaub

Stephanie Turteltaub

Gabriel Turteltaub

Rafael Turteltaub

Sharon Turteltaub