Cardiology Sub-Specialty Areas of Interest: Interventional Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Congestive Heart Failure
Dr. Yoseph Shalev is Director of Clinical Research and Co-Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Aurora Sinai Medical Center, affiliated with the University of Wisconsin Medical School.
A primary investigator for 26 national or international grant-funded studies and co-investigator for 6 others, he lectures frequently on advances in managing congestive heart failure and acute ischemic syndromes.
After earning a medical degree at Hebrew University Medical School in Jerusalem, he accepted a three-year cardiology fellowship at Kaplan Hospital, also in Israel, followed by fellowships in basic and interventional cardiology at Sinai Samaritan Medical Center (1987-90). He returned to Israel to become Director of Intermediate Coronary Care unit. While training in Israel he received the Annual Prize for Excellent Physicians and the Professor H. Neufeld Fund for Young Cardiology Scientists; and in Milwaukee, the Scientific Day Award for outstanding fellowship research work.
Dr. Shalev is co-author of a two-part monograph on peripheral vascular disease, published in 1998 in Current Problems in Cardiology by Mosby-Yearbook, Inc. He is a reviewer for the journals Sports Medicine, Catheterization and Cardiovascular Diagnosis, and Journal of the American College of Cardiology. He has published 40 original articles and presented 38 abstracts at annual scientific meetings of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, as well as abroad. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and interventional cardiology.
He is a senior member of the American Federation for Clinical Research, and is listed in the Nationwide Registrar's "Who's Who in Executives and Businesses" (2000).
Hebrew University& Hadassah Medical School (Degree earned: MD)
Kaplan Hospital - Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
Interventional Cardiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiology - Kaplan Hospital
Cardiovascular Disease - Aurora Sinai/St Luke's Medical Center (ACGME accredited)
Interventional Cardiology - Aurora Sinai/St Luke's Medical Center (ACGME accredited)