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Dr. David B. Badesch, MD, FACP, FCCP

Professor of Medicine


 



 

  David B. Badesch, MD

  Professor of Medicine

  Clinical Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Center

  Research Subject Advocate, CTSI

  Chair, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

  University of Colorado Denver

  David.Badesch@ucdenver.edu

 

 

Education & Training

1975 – 1979 BA, Mathematics, Vanderbilt University


1979 – 1983 MD, University of Virginia


1983 – 1986 Internship and Residency, Vanderbilt Univeristy

1986 – 1989 Fellowship, Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

 

Research Interests
 
Pulmonary Hypertension (with a focus on clinical trials)

Honors & Awards

1982  Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Virginia School of Medicine;
1990  Pfizer Scholars Award in Cardiovascular Medicine
1990  NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1997  President’s Award, American Heart Association of CO and WY
1998  Medical Volunteer of the Year Award, Denver Metro Division of the American Heart
 Association
1999  President, Denver Metro Division, American Heart Association of Colorado and Wyoming
1998  Community Service Award, The Chest Foundation, The American College of Chest  
 Physicians
1999 Advocate of the Year Award, Denver Metro Division of the American Heart Association
2001-2010  Best Doctors in America
2002  Outstanding Physician Award, Pulmonary Hypertension Association
2002  Charles R. Ream, MD Award for Excellence
2005-2007  Chair, Pulmonary Circulation Assembly, American Thoracic Society
2006-2008  Chair, Scientific Leadership Council, Pulmonary Hypertension Association

Professional Experience

1983-1986       Internal Medicine Residency Level 1-3, Vanderbilt Univ. SOM, Nashville, TN
1986-1989       Fellow, Pulmonary Sciences & Critical Care Medicine, Univ. of Colorado SOM, Denver, CO
1989-1995       Assist Professor of Medicine, Div Pulm Sci & Crit Care
1993-Present  Clinical Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Center, Univ. of Colorado SOM, Denver, CO
1995-2001     Assoc Professor of Medicine, Div Pulm Sci & Crit Care, Univ. of Colorado SOM, Denver,   CO
2001-Present  Professor of Medicine, Div Pulm Sci & Crit Care, Univ. of Colorado SOM, Denver, CO

 
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