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Juan A. Del Regato, MD, Curriculum Vitae

FULL NAME:

Juan Angel del Regato, MD

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 Radiology (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, Maryland, 1941-1942 Radiotherapist, Ellis Fischel Cancer Hospital, Columbia, Missouri, 1943-1949
Director, Penrose Cancer Hospital, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1949-1973


MEMBERSHIP IN U.S. MEDICAL SOCIETIES:

Fellow, American Medical Association
Fellow, American College of Radiology (FACR)
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 Member, Associacion de Radiologos de Centro-America
Honorary Member, Bluegrass Radiological Society, Lexington, Kentucky
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 Canciller, 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 Special 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, Florida, 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 Colegio de Medicos y Cirujanos de Nicaragua, 1969
Honorary Member, Faculty, University of Wisconsin Medical College
Honorary Member, Rena Surgical Society
Honorary Member, Sociedad de Cancerologia, 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, Colorado, 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