Scientist Profile

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Homobono B. Calleja

Expertise: Cardiology

Association

    • Kiwanis Club of Quezon City, President
    • Kiwanis Heart Foundation, Founder, President and Chairman, Board of Trustees
    • American College of Cardiology, Member
    • American College of Chest Physicians, Member
    • Central Ohio Heart Association, Member
    • International College of Angiology, Member
    • Makati Medical Society, Member
    • Philippine Heart Association, Member
    • Philippine College of Physicians, Member
    • Philippine Medical Association, Member
    • University of Sto. Tomas Medical Association, Member

Employment

    • University of Sto Tomas, Instructor, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, 1961 - 1968
    • Government Service Insurance System Hospital, Chief, Cardiovascular Section, 1969 - 1970
    • Makati Medical Center, Cardiologist, 1970

Award

    • Valedictorian , Albay Institute, 1947
    • Cum Laude, B. S. Zoology, University of Sto. Tomas, 1954
    • Cum Laude, M. D., University of Sto. Tomas, 1954
    • Diploma of Honor, Research Award, Manila Medical Research Contest, 1961
    • 350th Anniversary Research Award , University of Sto. Toams, March 1964
    • Fellowship, International College of Angiology
    • Fellowship , American College of Chest Physicians
    • Associate Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Education

    • University of Sto Tomas, Manila, Philippines, M. D., 1954
    • University of Sto Tomas, Manila, Philippines, B. S. Zoology, 1954

Publication

    • (June 1960) Acute hepatitis treated with high doses of vitamin C
    • Ohio State Medical Journal
    • (Oct. 1960) Complete transposition of the great vessels: an electro-cardiolographic and anatomical correlation-circulation
    • Proceedings of the 33rd Scientific Seesions, American Heart Asso. Meeting
    • (Oct. 1960) Congenital tricuspid stenosis: the diagnostic value of cinean-giocardiography and hepatic pulse tracing
    • American Journal of Cardiology
    • (March 1960) Dermatitis, hepatitis and nephritis due to phenindione
    • Annals of Internal Medicine
    • James J. Canon, (Nov. 1960) Supraventricular tachycardia in acute myocardial infaction
    • Diseases of the chest Volume v. 38, No. no. 5
    • (July 1961) Extraprecordial auscultation in the diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases
    • Journal of the Philippine Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Volume v. 10, No. no. 10
    • R. W. Kissane, (Oct. 1961) Fatty infiltration of the heart: a study of 43 cases
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 37, No. no. 10
    • (April 1961) The normal QRS vectocardiogram of infants and children from birth to fifteen years
    • American Journal of Cardiology
    • (February 1961) Pulsation of the liver in heart diseases
    • American Journal of Medicine
    • F. L. Calingasan, A. C. Cantos, E. E. Espinas, Al Laxaman, B. C. Garcia, (Oct. 1962) Remediable hypertension due to renal artery obstruction: mechanism and treatment
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Assoication Volume v. 38, No. no. 10
    • (June 1963) The QRS vectorcardiogram in congenital heart disease during the first year of life: a new diagnostic vectorcardiographic technique
    • Journal of the Philippine Medical Association Volume v. 39, No. no. 6
    • (May 11, 1964) Abnormal left axis deviation
    • Third Asian-Pacific Congress of Cardiology
    • (1965) Abnormal left axis deviation
    • Cardiologia Volume v. 46
    • (1964) Anatomical ventricular hypertrophy patterns in complete tansposition of the great vessels
    • British Heart Journal Volume v. 26
    • (Oct. - Dec. 1964) The diagnosis and treatment of cardiac emergencies
    • Internal Medicine Volume v. 2
    • (Jan. - Feb. 1965) The diagnosis and treatment of cardiac emergencies
    • Druggist Volume v. 7, No. no. 2
    • (May 12, 1964) The mean QRS vector in myocardial infarction: its diagnostic value
    • Third Asian-Pacific Congress of Cardiology
    • (1965) The mean QRS vector in myocardial infarction: its diagnostic value
    • Angiology Volume v. 16
    • Don M. Hosier, Maria Z. Grajo, (July - Aug. 1964) The natural course of complete transposition of the great vessels
    • Sto. Tomas Journal of Medicine Volume v. 19, No. no. 4
    • Mita Pardo de TAvera, Estrella P. de Leon, (March - Aug. 1964) Positional electrocardiographic changes in pneumonectomies: a diagnostic tool
    • Bulletin of the Quezon Institute Volume v. 7, No. no. 3
    • Don M. Hosier, Maria Z. Grajo, (Jan. 1965) The electrocardiogram in complete transposition of the great vessels
    • American Heart Journal Volume v. 169, No. no. 1
    • Rodolfo Antonio, M. Pardo de Tavera, Estrella P. de Leon, (March - August 1965) Long resection in Filipino children. III. Pulmunary function one to twelve years after operation
    • Bulletin of the Quezon Institute Volume v. 8, No. no. 1
    • Mita Pardo de Tavera, Estrella P. de Leon, Rodolfo Antonio, (March-Aug. 1965) Long resection in Filipino children. III. The electrocardiogram one year to twelve years after operation
    • Bulletin of the Quezon Institute Volume v. 8, No. no. 1
    • Mia Pardo de Tavera, Estrella B. de Leon, (Aug. 1965) Positional electrocardiographic changes in pneumonectomies: a diagnostic tool
    • Acta Manilana , No. no. 1
    • (Feb. 1965) Vectoral basis of the electrocardiogram
    • Capitol Publishing
    • Mario X. Guerrero, (July - Sept. 1966) The diagnosis of congenital heart disease in general practice
    • Family Physician Volume v. 4, No. no. 3
    • (Dec. 1966) Diet Manual
    • St. Luke's Hospital
    • Mario X. Guerrero, (July - Sept. 1966) The electrocardiogram after lung resection in children
    • Family Physician Volume v. 4, No. no. 3
    • (1966) Diagnostic value of electrocardiographic changes in pneumonectomies
    • Cardiologia Volume v. 49
    • (March - April 1968) The electrocardiogram and the vectorcardiogram: a unified concept
    • Sto. Tomas Journal of Medicine Volume v. 23, No. no. 2
    • (June 1968) Triple exposure technic in vectorcardiographic photogpraphy - a new method
    • Philippine Journal of Internal Medicine Volume v. 6

Trainings

    • Internal Medicine, 1956 - 1958, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    • Cardiology, 1958 - 1959, White Cross Hospital, Ohio
    • Cardiology, 1959 - 1960, Columbus Children's Hospital
    • Cardiology, 1959 - 1960, Ohio State University Medical Center
    • Clinical Cardiology, 1959 - 1960, Central Ohio Heart Association