Curriculum Vitae Fritz J. Baumgartner, M.D.

CURRICULUM VITAE:

1957 September 13 Born, Los Angeles, CA
1975 – 1979 University: Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
Major: Biology, Minor: Chemistry
1980 – 1984 Medical School, UCLA School of Medicine, M.D. Degree
1984 – 1989 Internship and Residency:  Surgery, Harbor – UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
1989 – 1991 Fellowship:  Cardio Thoracic Surgery, University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
1991 Board Certified, American Board of Surgery, Recertified 1999
1992 Board Certified, American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Recertified 2000

ACTIVITIES:

1975 – 1976 UCLA Clinical Lab Assistant
UCLA Oral Biology/Anatomy Research
Summer 1977 UCLA Laboratory of Nuclear Medicine/Radiation Biology Research
Summer 1978 UCLA Heart Association Research Fellowship
Fall 1978 Loyola Marymount Cell Physiology Lab Teaching Assistant
Summer 1979 UCLA Cardiovascular Medicine Research
Fall/Winter 1979-1980 UCLA Division of Nuclear Medicine Research
Summer 1981 UCLA Nuclear Medicine Research
Summer 1982 UCLA Nuclear Medicine Research, Dog Anatomy/Surgery Research Course
September 1994 Sabbatical with Professor Hans G. Borst in Aortic Surgery, Hanover, Germany
June 1995 Sabbatical with Dr. Dietrich Birnbaum, University Hospital Regensburg, Germany
1997-present Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Guest Reviewer

APPOINTMENT:

1992-1997 Assistant Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
1995-1997 Head, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
1995-1996 Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Veterans Administration Hospital, West Los   Angeles, CA
1995-1997 Director, National VA Thoracoscopic Surgery Training Course
1997-Present Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
1997-1999 Pacific Cardiothoracic Surgery Group with Dr. Taro Yokoyma
1993-Present Cardiothoracic/Vascular surgery, Mercy Medical Center, Redding, CA
2000-Present Vascular Surgery Associates, Long Beach, CA
Mar-June 2006 Physician Assistant Preceptor, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine   (Shana Bertin)
1992-Present     Attending, University of California Irvine Surgery Program
1994-Present Attending, Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

HONORS:

1975-1979 UCLA Volunteer Awards and Scholarship
Loyola Marymount University Honor Society
UCLA Nuclear Medicine and Heart Assn. Research Fellowships
Alpha Sigma Nu
Alpha Xi
San Pedro Health Scholarship
Carl Kadner Biology Award
Loyola Marymount University Presidential Service Citation
Loyola Marymount University Scholar of the Year
1984 AOA First Place Medical Student Research Award

 

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EDUCATION:
B.S. in Biology, Loyola Marymount University, California, June 1979
M.D., University of California Los Angeles, California, June 1984

SURGICAL TRAINING:
Internship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 6/84 -6/85
Residencies: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 7/85 – 7/89
Fellowship: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Vancouver Hospital, Canada 7/89 -12/91

EXPERIENCES:

  • UCLA Clinical Laboratory Assistant I, Oral Biology/Anatomy Research 1975-1976
  • UCLA Laboratory of Nuclear Medicine/Radiation Biology, Summer 1977
  • UCLA Heart Association Research Fellowship, Summer 1978
  • UCLA Cardiovascular Medicine Research, Summer 1979
  • Loyota Marymount Cell Physiology Lab Teaching Assistant, Fall 1979
  • UCLA Division of Nuclear Medicine Research, Fall/Winter 1979-1980
  • UCLA Nuclear Medicine Research, Summer 1981
  • UCLA Nuclear Medicine Research, Dog Research Course, Summer 1982
  • Sabbatical with Professor Hans G. Borst in Aortic Surgery Hannover, Germany, 9/94
  • Sabbatical with Dr. Dietrich Birnbaum – University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany, 6/95
  • 1997-Present – Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Guest Reviewer

HONORS RECEIVED FROM 1975-1979:
Loyola Marymount University Hornor Society
Loyola Marymount University Presidential Service Citation
Loyola Marymount University Scholar of the Year
UCLA Volunteer Awards and Scholarship
UCLA Nuclear Medicine & Heart Association Research Fellowships:

  • Alpha Sigma Nu
  • Alpha Xi
  • San Pedro Health Scholarship

AOA First Place Medical Student Research Award in 1984

LICENSURE:
State of California (G-55475), July 1995

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

  • Diplomate, The American Board of Surgery, Sept. 1991. Re-certified 1999
  • Diplomate, The American Board of Thoracic Surgery, June 1992. Re-certified 2000