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Juan A. del Regato, M.D.

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FULL NAME: Juan Angel del Regato, M.D.

 

DATES AND PLACE OF BIRTH:

March 1, 1909

Camaguey, Cuba

Naturalized as an American citizen, June 9, 1941, U.S. District Court, Baltimore, Maryland.  

 

TITLES:

Professor of Radiology, University of South Florida College of Medicine

Distinguished Physician, Veterans Administration

Visiting Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Colorado

Visiting Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Wisconsin

 

OFFICES AND COMMITTEES:

Trustee, American Board of Radiology (1975-)

Counselor (for American Radium Society), American College of Radio1ogy (1978-1981)

Member, Committee on Awards and Honors, American College of Radiology

Member, Committee on International Affairs, American College of Radiology

Chairman, Committee of Anna Hamann Scholarship Fund, American Society of Therapeutic

Radiologists (1976-)

Historian, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists (1968-)

Historian, American Radium Society (1969-)

Historian, American Board of Radiology (1976-)

Historian, American Institute of Radiology (1979-)

Editor, Cancer Seminar, 2nd series (1976-)

Advisory Editor, International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics (1975-)

Coordinator, "Topics in Radiology," Journal of American Medical Association (1979-)

 

PAST OFFICES HELD:

Professor of Clinical Radiology, University of Colorado Medical School (1950-1974)

Chairman, Executive Committee, American Radium Society (l971-1972)

Chairman, Commission on Radiation Therapy, American College of Radiology (1972-1975)

Chairman, Board of Directors, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists (1975-1976)

President, Section of Radiotherapy, Pan-American Medical Association (1960-1961)

President, International Club of Radiotherapists (1962-1965)

President, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists (1974-1975)

President, American Radium Society (1968-1969)

President, Inter-American College of Radiology (1967-1971)

President, Board of Governors, American Federation of Clinical Oncologic Societies

(1976-1977)

Vice-President, Radiological Society of North America (1959-1960)

U. S. Counselor, Inter-American College of Radiology (1949-1979)

Secretary, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists (1958-1963)

Treasurer, American Radium Society (1965-1967)

Member, Board of Chancellors, American College of Radiology (1969-1975)

Member, Biomedical Advisory Committee to Puerto Rico Nuclear Center (AEC) (1959-1976)

Member, Committee for Radiation Therapy Studies (1960-1969)

Member, Clinical Studies Panel, National Cancer Chemotherapy Center (1961-1964)

Member, Cancer Chemotherapy Cooperative Clinical Trials Review Committee (1964-1967)

Member, National Advisory Cancer Council (1967-1971)

Member, Division of Medical Sciences of National Research Council (1968-1971)

Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Cancer (1969-1973)

Member, Commission on Cancer, American College of Radiology (1972-1975) 

Member, Committee on Scientific Advisors, Vincent T. Lombardi Cancer Research Center,

Georgetown University (1972-1976)

Editor, Cancer Seminar, 1st series (1949-1973)

 

ADDITIONAL PERTINENT DATA:

Diploma of Doctor of Medicine, University of Paris, 1937

Diploma of Radiotherapy, University of Paris, 1937

Diplomate, American Board of Radiology, 1944

 

POSITIONS HELD:

Intern, Radium Institute of Paris, 1934-1935

Research Fellow, Curie Fund, Paris, 1935-1936

Assistant Radiotherapist, Institute of Radium, University of Paris, 1936-1939

Radiotherapist, Warwick Cancer Clinic, Washington, D.C., 1939-1940

Radiotherapist, Tumor Clinic, National Cancer Institute, Baltimore, Md., 1941-1942 Radiotherapist, Ellis Fischel Cancer Hospital, Columbia, Mo., 1943-1949

Director, Penrose Cancer Hospital, Colorado Springs, Co., 1949-1973

 

MEMBERSHIP IN U.S. MEDICAL SOCIETIES:

Fellow, American Medical Association

Fellow, American College of Radiology (F.A.C.R.)

Member, American Roentgen Ray Society

Member, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists

Member, American Radium Society

Member, Association of American Medical Colleges

Member, Inter-American College of Radiology

Member, Radiation Research Society

Member, Radiological Society of.North America

 

MEMBERSHIP IN FOREIGN SOCIETIES:

Member, Colegio Interamericana de Radiologia

Member, International Club of Radiotherapists

Corresponding Member, Sociedad de Cancerologia de la Habana, Cuba

Corresponding Member, Sociedad Venezolana de Radiologia

Corresponding Member, Sociedad de Estudios Medicos, Camaguey, Cuba

Corresponding Member, Sociedad Medica, Inst. Naciona1 de Cancerologis, Mexico City

 

HONORARY MEMBERSHIP IN RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETIES:

Honorary Member, Association Argentina de Radiologia

Honorary f1ernber, Associacion de Radiologos de Centro-America

Honorary Member, Bluegrass Radiological Society, Lexington, KY

Honorary Member, Canadian Association of Radiologists

Honorary Member, Detroit Roentgen Ray Society

Honorary Member, Fred Jenner Hodges Radiological Society

Honorary Member, Minnesota Radiological Society

Honorary Member, Oregon Radiological Society

Honorary Member, Pacific Northwest Radiological Society

Honorary Member, Pittsburgh Roentgen Society

Honorary Member, Rocky Mountain Radiological Society (Emeritus Status, 1974)

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Radiologia de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Radiologia de Mexico

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Radiologia Panamena

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Radiologia y Fisioterapia de Cuba

Honorary Member, Sociedad Ecuatoriana de Radiologia y Fisioterapia

Honorary Member, Sociedad Paraguaya de Radiologia

Honorary Member, Societe Canadienne Francaise d'Electro-Radiologie

Honorary Member, Texas Radiological Society

 

HONORS:

Laureat (Silver Medal), Faculty of Medicine, University of Paris, 1937

Laureat (Prix Chevillon), National Academy of Medicine of France, 1948

Laureat (Prix Bruninghaus), French Academy of Medicine, Paris, 1979

 

Honorary Doctor of Science, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, 1969

Honorary Doctor of Science, Honoris Causa, Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, 1977

 

Gold Medal, Radiological Society of North America, 1966

Gold Medal, Inter-American College of Radiology, 1967

Gold Medal, American College of Radiology, 1968

Finlay's Gold Medal, Cuban Medial Convention, 1969

Gold Medal, XIII International Congress of Radiology, Madrid, 1973

Gold Medal, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists, 1977

 

Member, Camite d'Honneur Centre Antoine Bec1ere, Paris, 1976

Order of Francisco de Miranda, Caracas, Venezuela, 1977

Prix Bruninghaus, French Academy of Medicine, Paris, 1979

 

Janeway Medal, American Radium Society, 1973

Emil H. Grubbe Medal, Chicago Medical Society, 1973

Gold Plaque, Inter-American College of Radiology, 1975

 

Diploma of Honor, Liga Contra el Cancer of Cuba, 1950

Gran Cancil1er, Order of Merit of Carlos Finlay, 1955

Adopted Son, City of Santa Clara, Cuba, 1957

Honorary Consul of Republic of Panama, Colorado Springs, 1952-1969

Distinguished Visitor Medal, Municipality of Mexico City, 1957

Commissioned Kentucky Colonel, 1968

Ambassador of Good Will, Recipient of Key to City of Louisville, KY, 1968

Plaque of Specia1 Recognition, American Society of Therapeutic Radiologists, 1969

Declared Distinguished Citizen of Managua, Nicaragua, 1969

Juan J. Remos Award, Miami, Florida, 1974

Certificate of Honor, Colorado Society of Radiologic Technologist, 1974

            Plaque, Distinguished Lecturer in Radiation Therapy, New York Roentgen Ray Society, 1977

Recognition Plaque, Ibero-American Circle of Radiotherapists (CRILA), Caracas, Venezuela,

1977

Appreciation Plaque, University of Minnesota, 1978

Award of Honor, Arthur W. Erskine Lecturer, Radiological Society of North America, 1978

Hommage Plaque, Medical Profession of Orlando, Florida, 1979

Outstanding Citizen Award, University of South Florida Alumni Association, Tampa, FL, 1980

Proclamation, "Dr. del Regato Day," City of Tampa, March 4, 1980

 

HONORARY MEMBERSHIP IN NON-RADIOLOGICAL SOCIETIES:

Honorary Member, Alpha of Kentucky Chapter, Society of Delta Epsilon, 1963

Honorary Member, Colorado Springs Clinical Club

Honorary Member, El Co1egio de Medicos y Cirujanos de Nicaragua, 1969

Honorary Member, Faculty, University of Wisconsin Medical College

Honorary Member, Rena Surgical Society

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Cancero10gia, Chile

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Cancerologia de Guadalajara, Mexico

Honorary Member, Sociedad de Medicina y Cirugia de Santa Clara, Cuba

 

NAME LECTURES GIVEN:

Carman Lecture, The Greater Saint Louis Society of Radiologists, 1958

William Potter Lecture, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1961

Rendish Memorial Lecture, Brooklyn Radiological Society, 1962

Gordon Richards Memorial Lecture, Canadian Association of Radiologists, 1968

Carman Lecture, Minnesota Radiological Society, 1967

Samuel D. Gross Lecture, University of Louisville School of Medicine, 1968

John Modlin Memorial Lecture, Ellis Fischel Cancer Hospital,' Columbia, 1968

Low-Beer Memorial Lecture, University of California, San Francisco, 1969

Edwin C. Ernst Memorial Lecture, St. Louis, Missouri, 1971

Michael J. Witman Lecture, Macon, Georgia, 1972

Janeway Memorial Lecture, American Radium Society, Colorado Springs, 1973

Emil H. Grubbe Lecture, Chicago Medical Society, 1973

Preston M. Hickey Lecture, Michigan Radiological Society, 1974

Alfred F. Jurzykowski Lecture, Memorial Hospital, New York, 1974

Arthur Erskine Lecture, Radiological Society of North America, Chicago, 1978

 

DIRECTORY LISTINGS:

American Men and Women of Science, 14th edition, page 1134

Director of Medical Specialists, 1979-80 edition, page 3117

Who's Who in America, 1978-79 edition, page 812

Who's Who in the World, 1976-77 edition, page 209

World Who's Who in Science, 1968 edition, page 440

 

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