Dr. Dominick J. Angiolillo, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC, FSCAI, is assistant professor of medicine and director of cardiovascular research and the Center for Thrombosis Research at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville.
Dr. Angiolillo graduated with full honors from the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Medical School in Rome, Italy, where he completed training in medicine and cardiology. He subsequently pursued training in interventional cardiology at the Complutense University of Madrid in Spain. Ultimately, Dr. Angiolillo received his PhD in cellular and molecular cardiology.
Much of Dr. Angiolillo’s professional career has been devoted to cardiovascular research in the fi eld of interventional cardiology and acute coronary syndrome. His largest international recognition has been for his pivotal contributions in the fi eld of thrombosis. In particular, Dr. Angiolillo has performed seminal studies on platelet function and modulation of antiplatelet drug response, including genetic studies, for which he has received numerous academic recognitions. He has also been a key investigator in the clinical development of numerous novel antithrombotic agents. Dr. Angiolillo has made major scientifi c contributions to many cardiovascular journals as well as textbooks of cardiovascular medicine. He has authored ~ 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals, 300 abstracts presented at national and international meetings, and 15 book chapters, and he is the editor of his own textbook on antithrombotic medicine. Dr. Angiolillo is an active member of many cardiovascular societies in the United States and Europe. In addition, he is on the editorial board of numerous cardiovascular journals and is a scientifi c reviewer for many major journals and extramural funding agencies.