Vahab Fatourechi, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Endocrinologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Graves' disease
  2. Graves' ophthalmopathy
  3. Hyperthyroidism
  4. Hypothyroidism
  5. Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid, Diabetes and Lipid Disorders Clinical Service Groups: Thyroid Diseases, Hyper- and Hypothyroidism, Graves' Disease and Ophthalmopathy, Thyroid Cancer
  1. 1969
    Research Fellowship - EndocrinologyMcGill University
  2. 1968
    MS - Internal MedicineUniversity of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  3. 1968
    Fellow - Internal Medicine/Endocrinology and MetabolismMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1964
    InternshipAtlantic City Hospital
  5. 1962
    InternshipTehran University Hospitals

Certifications

  1. 1985
    Endocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 1969
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2007
    Tyson Family Partnership in Clinical Endocrinology established in honor of Dr. Vahab FatourechiTyson Foods
  2. 2004
    ENHANCE AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  3. 2003
    Laureate AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  4. 2001
    Multiple Clinical Scholar AwardsDivision of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 1968
    Fellow, Judson Daland Award for Special AchievementMayo Foundation
  6. 1962
    Graduated 2nd in class of 342 studentsTehran University Medical School
  7. 1961
    First in Intern-Selection ExaminationsTehran University Hospitals; Tehran, Iran
  8. 1956
    Graduated in top 1% of LyceeMayo Clinic
  9. 1956
    Scored in top 1% Medical School, National Entrance ExamMayo Clinic

Professional memberships

  1. 2016
    TreasurerUniversity Health Center Student Advisory Board
  2. 2004 - 2007
    MemberPrimary Care Executive Committee, Primary Care Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester
  3. 2004
    MemberOR Digital Image Viewing Work Group, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  4. 2002
    MemberProgram Planning Committee, Scientific Meeting, Arizona Chapter
  5. 2002 - present
    MemberGovernors Council, Arizona Chapter, American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  6. 2002 - present
    MemberOperations & Management - Shared Resources, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  7. 2001 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  8. 2000 - 2010
    DirectorBone Marrow Pathology Laboratory, Warren Grant Magnusson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health
  9. 1999 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine
  10. 1998 - 2001
    PresidentNASPE/European Society of Cardiology Working Groups on Arrhythmias/Pacing (NASPE/ESCWGA/P) Committee, Heart Rhythm Society (formerly NASPE)
  11. 1998 - 1999
    Ex-OfficioBoard of Directors, NASPExAM, Inc., Heart Rhythm Society (formerly NASPE)
  12. 1997 - 1998
    Vice PresidentSociety for Clinical Vascular Surgery
  13. 1995 - 1999
    MemberMembership Committee, American Thyroid Association
  14. 1995 - 1999
    MemberEducation Committee, American Thyroid Association
  15. 1995 - 1996
    Secretary/TreasurerStatistical Computing Section, American Statistical Association
  16. 1995 - present
    MemberAssociation of Program Directors in Internal Medicine
  17. 1995 - present
    MemberStaff Recruitment, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  18. 1991 - 1999
    MemberLipid Specialty Group, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 1991 - 1992
    DirectorEndocrine Clinics, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 1991
    MemberInternal Medicine Continuity Clinic, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 1991
    MemberResident Continuity Clinic Task Force, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
  22. 1991 - present
    Endocrine Service CoordinatorRochester Methodist Hospital, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  23. 1990 - 1995
    Advisory Panel MemberPolicy Issues in the Prevention and Treatment of Osteoporosis, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress
  24. 1983 - 1984
    President-ElectMinnesota Heart Association
  25. 1982 - 1983
    SecretaryMinnesota Heart Association
  26. 1969 - present
    FellowRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  27.  
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  28.  
    MemberIranian-American Medical Association
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Research activities

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