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Dr. Oscar Alfredo Mendiz, M.D.

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Dr. Oscar Alfredo Mendiz, M.D.

Dr. Oscar Alfredo Mendiz is a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College. He has an outstanding record of ethical leadership and is a Physician and Cardiologist, and the Head of the Interventional Cardiology Department at the Favaloro Foundation in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He earned his M.D. in Medicine in 1986 from the University of Buenos Aires and his medical specialist training includes:

  • 1994: Specialist in Cardiology, University of Buenos Aires
  • 1996, 2001, 2005 and 2011: Specialist in Cardiology, Argentine Society of Cardiology
  •  1996: Specialist in Hemodynamic and General Angiography, Argentinean College of Interventional Cardiologist,  University of Buenos Aires
  • 1997 and 2001: Specialist in Therapeutic Catheterism, Argentinean College of Interventional Cardiology, Favaloro University

Dr. Mendiz’s professional experience includes:

  • 2000 – present: Proctor for the Zenith abdominal aortic endoprosthesis implantation, Atcher SA, Argentina
  • 2011 – present: Head, Interventional Cardiology Department, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2011 – present: Proctor for Medtronic CoreValve, cases done in Porto Alegre (Brasil), Santiago (Chile), Santa Fe (Argentina), Mar del Plara (Argentina) and Buenos Aires (Argentina)
  • 2006: Proctor for Taxus Liberté Use, Boston Scientific Company, Jordan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates
  • 2005: Proctor for Taxus Liberté Use, Boston Scientific Company, Jordan and Lebanon
  • 2004: Proctor for Carotid Angioplasty, Boston Scientific Company, Teheran, Iran and Mashad, Iran
  • 2000-2003: Staff Physician, Catheterism Lab, Austral University Hospital, Pilar. Bs As.
  • 2003: Proctor for Carotid Angioplasty with Distal Protection, Cordis Company, Panama
  • 2002: Proctor for Carotid Angioplasty, Boston Scientific Company, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • 2000-2001: Head, Interventional Cardiology, Surgical Institute, El Callao,  Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2000-2001: Proctor for the PowerLink abdominal aortic endoprosthesis, Angiocor SA. Bs As.
  • 1993-2000: Staff Physician, Catheterism Lab, ICyCC, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1999-2000: Member, Advisor Committee, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1998-1999: Proctor for the Vanguard Aortic Stent Graft, Boston Scientific Coompany, Argentina

Dr. Mendiz’s fellowships and memberships include:

  • 2013: Senior Fellow, New Westminster College
  • 2011-2013: President, Latin American Society of Interventional Cardiologist
  • 2012: Director, Cardiovascular Research Foundation
  • 2010: President, Buenos Aires Congress, Latin American Society of Interventional Cardiologist
  • 2004-2005: Director, Interventional Cardiologist Council of the Argentinean Society of Cardiology
  • 2003: Fellow, Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
  • 2003: Chairman, Scientific Committee Meeting, Argentinean College of Interventional Cardiologist, Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • 2001: Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • 1994: Latin American Society of Interventional Cardiologists
  • 1990: Argentine Society of Cardiology

Dr. Mendiz’s scientific activities include 145 abstracts in national congresses, 174 abstracts in international congresses and 67 published papers (eight in peer review international journals).

As a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College, Dr. Oscar Alfredo Mendiz is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.

 
 
 
 

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