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Pediatrician , Radiologist

Xavier Lucaya, Spanish pediatrician, radiologist. Diplomate American Board Pediatricians, 1969, American Board Radiology, 1972. Named to Hall of Honor, University Cincinnati, 2001; recipient Gold Medal award, European Congress of Radiology, 2004.

Background

Lucaya, Xavier was born on November 5, 1939 in Barcelona, Spain.

Education

Degree magna cum laude in Medicine, University Barcelona, 1964. Student in Pediatricians and Radiology, University Cincinnati, 1966—1971. Certified in Radiology, Ministry Education Spain, 1974.

Career

Director Department Pediatrics Radiology Hospital Universitario Materno-Infantil (HUMI) Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, 1973—1979, director Institute of Diagnostic Imaging, since 1994. Director Department Radiology Clinica Quiron, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Pediatricians, 1969, American Board Radiology, 1972.

Membership

Member of Catalan Society Pediatricians (honorary. President 1983-1987), Spanish Society Radiology (honorary Gold medal 1996), Society Pediatrics Radiology (honorary. Vice president 1986-1988), European Society Peditat.

Radiology (honorary; president 1985-1986).

Connections

Married Victoria Isamat. Children: Alejandro, Laura.

spouse:
Victoria Isamat

child:
Alejandro Lucaya

child:
Laura Lucaya