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Victor F. Tapson, MD

Specialities and Expertise

  • Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine

Affiliations

  • Director, Venous Thromboembolism and Pulmonary Vascular Disease Research Program and Associate Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Director
  • Clinical Research for the Women’s Guild Lung Institute

Education

  • Medical School: Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • Fellowship: Pulmonary and Critical Care, Boston University/Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Fellow, College of Chest Physicians
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians
  • Past-President, Pulmonary Embolism Response Team Consortium
  • Over 200 articles in peer-reviewed journals and numerous book chapters