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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, Illinios, 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 Collegein 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
   • 
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
   • 
Hypertension a Review of JNC VI - Merck, June 1998
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Atrial Fibrillation, Not a Benign Rhythm - Merck, December 1997
   • 
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, Illinis, 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