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    Robert (Lance) Wilson, D.O.

    Faculty
    Professor of Anatomy & Physiology
    Science Department
    Office: D-220
    (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3314
    robertwilson@triton.edu

    Predoctoral Education/Training
       • University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois, 1978 to 1981
       • Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois, 1981 to 1984
       • D.O. from Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois, 1984 to 1988
       • Internship at Midwestern University and Affiliated Medical Centers in Chicago, Illinois, 1988 to 1989
       • Internship at Chicago Osteopathic Hospitals and Medical Centers in Chicago, Illinois, 1988 to 1989
       • Residency at Internal Medicine Chicago Osteopathic Hospitals and Medical Centers in Chicago, Illinois, 1989 to 1991
       • Fellowship at Cardiovascular Chicago Osteopathic Hospitals and Medical Centers in Chicago, Illinois, 1991 to 1994

    Postdoctoral Education/Training
       • Trauma/Critical Care at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, 1993
       • Heart Transplant Unit at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, 1994
       • Vascular Surgery at Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Center in Olympia Fields, Illinois, 1994

    Board Certifications
       • National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners - Certificate #16042, July 1, 1989
       • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM), September 27, 1994
       • American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine - Sub-Specialty Board of Cardiovascular Medicine, August 1998
       • Board Eligible Critical Care Medicine, 1998

    Honors and Awards
       • Teacher of the Year Outstanding Educator Award Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1997 to 1998
       • Chief Fellow Cardiology Training Program, 1993 to 1994
       • Chairman of 10 Year Reunion Committee Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
       • Mentor for Medical School Students & Interns Midwestern University, 1991 to 1992

    Military Service
    United States Army - Honorable Discharge, 1975 - 1978
       • Rank: E-4 (Corporal)
       • Military Police
          • Dog Handler & Trainer
          • SWAT Team

    Academic Appointments
    Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Chicago, Illinois
    Clinical Regular Assistant Professor of Medicine, 1994 to 1998 (Currently on Leave of Absence)
    Curriculum Committee Member, 1997 to 1998

    Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois
    Adjunct Faculty - Professor of Biology, June 2000 to 2004

    Prairie State College in Chicago Heights, Illinois
    Adjunct Faculty - Professor of Biology, January 2001 to Present

    Triton College in River Grove, Illinois
    Professor of Anatomy & Physiology, January 2005 to Present

    Institutional Affiliations and Appointments
    Chicago Osteopathic Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois
    Active Staff - Emergency Room Physician, 1990 to 1994
    Active Staff - Cardiology, July 1994 to December 1995 (Hospital Closed)

    Saint Anthony's Hospital in Chicago Illinois
    Active Staff - Emergency Room Physician, 1991 to 1996

    Saint Bernard's Hospital in Chicago, Illinois
    Active Staff - Emergency Room Department, 1991 to 1995

    Olympia Fields Regional Osteopathic Medical Center in Olympia Fields, Illinois
    Active Staff - Cardiology, July 1994 to Present

    Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, Illinois
    Active Staff - Cardiology, January 1997 to August 1998

    Columbia-Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois
    Active Staff, Cardiology, December 1995 to December 1997

    Hospital Committees
    Olympia Fields Regional Osteopathic Medical Center in Olympia Fields, Illinois
    Advance Cardiac Life Support/CPR Chairman, 1994 to 1998
    Mortality Committee Member, 1995 to 1997
    Pharmacy & Therapy Member, 1996 to 1998

    Social Committees
    Bogan High School in Chicago, Illinois
    Alumni Committee - 10, 20, 25 and 30 Year Reunions
    Editor - Bogan High School Alumni 1975 Web Page News Letter

    Current Employment
    Prairie State College in Chicago Heights, Illinois
    Adjunct Faculty - Professor of Biology, Anatomy & Physiology

    Triton College in River Grove, Illinois
    Professor of Anatomy & Physiology

    Prior Employment
    Midwest Physician Group in Olympia Fields, Illinois
    Contract - Emergency Room Physician, 1992-1994
    Contract - Cardiologist, 1994 - 1998

    Caleel and Associates in Chicago, Illinois
    Cardio Specialist

    Emergency Medical Associates of Illinois - Burr Ridge, Illinois
    Contract - Emergency Room Physician, 1991-1996

    Professional Society Memberships
       • American Osteopathic Association, 1988 to Present
       • Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, 1985 to Present
       • American College of Osteopathic Internists, 1997 to Present

    Areas of Special Interest
       • Critical Care of the Medical and Trauma Patient
       • Congestive Heart Failure
       • Interventional Cardiology
       • Peripheral Vascular Intervention (i.e. Iliac Stents)
       • Pacemakers
       • Medical Education

    Clinical Research Program Participation
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    Chlamydia One-Dose Azithromycin (CODA), Pfizer, Inc.; Co-Investigator, 1991
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    A Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized Comparison of Two Treatment Regimens: COZAAR and HYZAAR Versus Procardia XL in the Treatment of Patients with Mild to Moderate Hypertension - Merck Research Laboratories; Co-Investigator, November 1994 to October 1995
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    A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study, Parallel-Group Factorial Study to Investigate the Safety and Efficacy of Various Doses of Enalapril Administered Concomitantly with Various Doses of Losartan in Patients with Mild to Moderate Hypertension - Merck & Co., Inc.; Co-Investigator, May 1996 to March 1998
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    Phase III International Randomized, Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Orbofiban in Patients With Unstable Coronary Syndromes, The OPUS-TIMI - 16 Trial (Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction - Sixteenth Trial) - TIMI Study Group and Searle Pharmaceuticals; Co-Investigator, September 1997
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    Evaluation of the Tolerability and Safety of Candesartan Cilexetil in Patients With Congestive Heart Failure: A Multi Center, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Randomized, Forced Dose-Titration Study - Astra- Merck, Inc; Co-Investigator, September 1998
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    Continuing Medical Education Activities, 1994 to Present)
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    Clinical Refresher Course - CCOM and the American College of Osteopathic Internists, September 1994
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    Midwestern Study Conference - CCOM and the American College of Osteopathic Internists, March 1995
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    Clinical Refresher Course; CCOM and the American College of Osteopathic Internists; Chicago, October 1995
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    PALMAZ Balloon - Expandable Stent Physician Training Course for Iliac Artery Stent Placement, January 1996
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    PALMAZ Balloon - Expandable Stent Physician Training Course for Native Coronary Artery Stent Placement, February 1996
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    Midwestern Study Conference - CCOM and the American College of Osteopathic Internists, Chicago, Illinois, March 1996
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    Interventional Cardiology: Toward the 3rd Millennium - The Institute for Continuing Health Care Education (6.0 hours CME, Category I AMA), Itasca, Illinois, July 23, 1996
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    Family Practice Refresher Course - Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (4.0 hours CME, Category I, AOA), Chicago, Illinois, February 7 to 9, 1997
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    Cardiovascular Medicine Review - Harvard Medical School 32 hours CME. Category I, AMA), Boston, Massachusetts, May 11 to 14, 1998
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    Family Practice Refresher Course - Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons (3.0 hours CME, Category I, AOA), Chicago, Illinois, February 6 to 8, 1998
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    Advances in Primary Care Internal Medicine - American College of Osteopathic Internists(12 hours CME, Category IA), Miami, Florida, January 26 to 30, 1998
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    Cardiac Arrhythmias: Clinical Issues and Decisions, Searle, Dallas Texas, April 17 to 19, 1998
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    NASPE Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 12 to 15, 1999
     
    Speakers Tour
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    Hypertension a Review of JNC VI - Merck, June 1998
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    Atrial Fibrillation, Not a Benign Rhythm - Merck, December 1997
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    Current Review of Myocardial Infarctions - Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, February 1998
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    Anti-Lipid Therapy - Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, February 1997
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    Atrial Fibrillation, Reasons for Anti-Coagulation - Illinois Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, February 1997
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    Anti-Oxidants, Their Role in Today's Medicine - Midwestern Study Conference, CCOM and the American College of Osteopathic Internists, Chicago, Illinois, May 1995
     
    Hospital Teaching
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    Weekly Friday Morning One-Hour Lecture: Cardiovascular Medicine at Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Center in Olympia Fields, Illinois, 1991 to 1998
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    Weekly Tuesday Morning Lecture: Critical Care Medicine for Interns and Residents at Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Center in Olympia Fields, Illinois, June 1997 to September 1998
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    Multiple Lectures: Various Topics in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Cardiovascular Medicine at Midwestern University in Chicago, Illinois, 1991 to Present

    Premed School Training
    Basic Law Enforcement 
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board

    Narcotic and Dangerous Drug Investigation
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board

    Field Training Officer
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board

    Recognition of Explosives
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board
    Certified by Multi-Regional Criminal Justice Training and Education Project

    Illinois Juvenile Police Officer Training
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board
    Certified by Multi-Regional Criminal Justice Training and Education Project

    Streets Stops, Search Warrant Procurement and Service, Office & Field Interrogations, Raids
    Certified by the State of Illinois
    Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training Board
    Certified by Multi- Regional Criminal Justice Training and Education Project

    Rank Obtained: Sergeant, Special Agent, Detective

    Revised January 2005