Valentin Fuster

Valentin Fuster

Updated 8.22.17
VALENTIN FUSTER, M.D., PH.D.
Curriculum Vitae
Address: The Mount Sinai Medical Center One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1030 New York, NY 10029-6574
Date of Birth: January 20, 1943
Place of Birth: Barcelona, Spain
Education: 1954-1961 B.S. Colegio Jesuitas, Barcelona, Spain (Baccalaureate) 1961-1967 M.D. Faculty of Medicine, Barcelona University, Barcelona, Spain 1971 Ph.D. University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
Postdoctoral Training:
Internship, Residencies, and Fellowships: 1967-1968 Internship (Straight Medical), Hospital Clinico, Barcelona, Spain 1968-1971 Research Fellow in Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Royal Infirmary, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland 1971-1972 Resident in Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
Licensure and Certification: 1967 Internal Medicine Licensure, University of Barcelona, Spain 1970 Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates 1974 Minnesota State Board of Medical Examiners 1976 Internal Medicine Board Certification 1977 Cardiovascular Diseases Board Certification 1982 New York State Medicine and Surgery 1991 Massachusetts State Medicine and Surgery
Military Service: 1966-1968 Spanish Army, Second Lt., Barcelona, Spain; Active Duty – 10 months, Reserve – 2 years
Academic Appointments: 2009- General Director, CNIC-Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid, Spain 2007-2009 Scientific Director, CNIC-Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid, Spain 2006- Director, Mount Sinai Heart, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 1997- Richard Gorlin, M.D./Heart Research Foundation Professor of Cardiology, Mount
Updated 8.22.17 Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 1994-1997 Arthur M. and Hilda A. Master Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 1994 Dean for Academic Affairs, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 1991-1994 Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 1982-1991 Arthur M. and Hilda A. Master Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 1981-1982 Professor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota 1980 Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota 1978-1981 Associate Professor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota 1974-1977 Assistant Professor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota
Hospital Appointments: 2011- Physician-in-Chief, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 2006- Director, Mount Sinai Heart, New York, New York 2002- Director, The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 1997- Director, The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 1994-1997 Director, The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and ViceChairman of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 1991-1994 Chief, Cardiac Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 1982-1991 Chief, Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 1975-1982 Consultant in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota