Honors and Awards

  • 1984 British Heart Foundation/American Heart Association International Scholarship
  • 1985 Charter Lecture. Institute of Biology, Newcastle, "The Biology of Organ Transplantation"
  • 1985 Honyman Gillespie Lecture. University of Edinburgh, "Surgery for Terminal Heart Disease"
  • 1986 British Heart Foundation Lecture. University of Dundee, "Heart and Heart-Lung Transplantation"
  • 1986 Theresian Medal of University of Pavia
  • 1993 Medal of the University of Helsinki
  • 1993 Porthan Medal of the University of Turku
  • 1995 Medal of the San Matteo Hospital, Pavia, Italy
  • 1996 Medal of Collegio Chislieri, Pavia, Italy
  • 2002 Clinical Investigator Appointment, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. Institutional award and appointment in recognition of sustained scientific achievement.
  • 2005 Honorary Doctor of Medicine, University of Pavia, Italy