Robert I. White Jr MD

Professor Emeritus of and Senior Research Scientist in Diagnostic Radiology

Biographical Info

For brief summary of activities of our multidiscipline clinical and research activities go to

Our latest publications are found on the Yale HHT center website

For biographical material, see Society of Scholar Award for Johns Hopkins University 2007 and alumnus of year award from Baylor Medical School in 2005.

International Activity

  • Teaching how to evaluate patient and assisting in procedures
    Akita, Japan; Osaka, Japan(2011)
    Have set up over 20 centers for HHT (Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, a genetic disorder of blood vessels) worldwide
  • Arterial and Venous Diseases
    Research on new techniques for non-surgical treatment of arterial and venous diseases
  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
    Collaborative work with a pulmonary doctor and interventional radiologist on patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
  • Interventional Radiology
    Training of physician extenders and radiologists.
  • Vascular Research
    Collaborative research in vascular malformation

Education & Training

Pomona College (1959)
Baylor University (1963)
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Diagnostic Radiology (1967 - 1970)
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Internal Medicine and Cardiology (1963 - 1967)
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Cardiolvascular Radiology (1970 - 1971)

Honors & Recognition

  • Magna Cum Laude
    Baylor College of Medical School, Houston, TX (1963)
  • Society of Scholars
    Johns Hopkins University (05/22,2007)
  • Career Achievement Award
    International Symposium on Endovascular Therapy (ISET) (2010)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (1962)
  • Gold Medal
    Society of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology, (SCVIR) (2000)
  • Scholar in Radiological Research of the James Picker Foundation NAS-NRC
  • Fellow
    American College of Radiology (1981)

Professional Service

  • President 1984-85, Society of Interventional Radiology (4/01/1984 - 03/31/1985)

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