Daniel P. Cardinali  
     
     
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Daniel Cardinali, MD

    
Daniel Cardinali, MD
 
 


Date Of Birth
Nov 13 1943

Place Of Birth
Buenos Aires

Work Address
Facultad de Ciencias Médicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina, B Aires


Education
MD, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, 1968
Ph.D, Biological Sciences, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, 1972

Post Doctoral Training
Laboratory of Neuroendocrine Regulation, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, 1971-1972

Academic & Administrative Appointments
Superior Investigator, Argentine Research Council (CONICET).
Director, Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires.
Director, Departamento de Docencia e Investigación, Facultad de Ciencias Médicas, Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina.

Memberships, Offices and Committee Appointments
Member, Scientific Committee, International Society of Endocrinology, 1982
Member, Scientific Committee, International Society of Neuroendocrinology (since 1999)
Member, International Union of Pharmacology (IUPHAR) Sub-Committee for Melatonin Receptor Nomenclature and Drug Classification, Washington (since 1998)
Member, Board of Advisors, International Mind, Brain and Education Society (since 2004)
International Program Chair, World Federation Of Sleep Research & Sleep Medicine Societies (WFSRSMS) (since 2007)

Other Professional Positions & Major Appointments
Professor of Physiology, Fac. Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, 1986-2009
Research Career Awardee, Comisión Nacional de Estudios Geo-Heliofísicos Argentina, 1970-1976
Vicedirector, ILAFIR, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, 1973-1975
Director, Program "Mechanism of action of light to control biologic rhythms". CNEGH, Argentina, 1973-1975
Senior Investigator, Argentine National Research Council (CONICET), 1976-1981
Chief, Laboratory of Neuroendocrine Pharmacology, CEFAPRIN, CONICET, 1976-1987
Principal Investigator, CONICET, 1982-1992
Full Professor of Physiology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Buenos Aires, 1983-1985
Associate Professor of Physiology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Buenos Aires, 1983-1985
Secretary of Science and Technology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, 1993-1998
Director, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, 1994-2000
Member of the Advisory Board in Medical Sciences, Argentine National Research Council, 1995, 1998
Member of the Interdisciplinary Advisory Board, Argentine National Research Council, 2001-2003 and again 2006-2008
Vicepresident, Melatonin Club, 1996-2004
President, Argentine Society of Pharmacology, 1999-2004
Member, Consultive Board, AEDIN, Buenos Aires

Awards & Honors
Summa cum laude, "A. Villamil" Award, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, 1968
"John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship" Western Hemisphere Competition, New York, 1977
Outstanding Leadership, Junior Chamber of Commerce, Buenos Aires, 1978
"Sociedad Argentina de Endocrinología y Metabolismo" Award, Buenos Aires, 1979
"E.A. de Goytía" Award, Argentine Association for the Advancement of Science, 1980
Selected Project. The Rolex Awards for Enterprise 1981. Montres Rolex, Geneva.
"Curt P. Richter Prize" International Society of Psychoneuroendocrinology and Irish Foundation for Human Development, 1983
"Bernardo A.Houssay" Award, Argentine National Research Council, 1987
Doctor honoris Causa, Medicine, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain, 1991
Member, Royal Academy of Medicine, Spain, 1991
"Qualitas Award" Buenos Aires, 1992
"Fundación Antorchas" Fellowship, Buenos Aires, 1992
"Neurobiología 1992" Award, Argentine Society of Neurosciences.
"Neurofisiología Clínica 1992" Award, Argentine Society of Neurosciences.
"Psiquiatría 1992" Award, Argentine Society of Neurosciences.
Honor Diploma, Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo de la Industria Químico-Farmacéutica Argentina (CEDIQUIFA), 1994
"Pharmacology Prize" Centro de Estudios para el Desarrollo de la Industria Químico-Farmacéutica Argentina (CEDIQUIFA), for the contribution to the development of Chronobiology, 1995
Illustrious Guest, City of Salamanca, Spain, 1995
Doctor honoris Causa, Medicine, University of Salamanca, Spain, 1998
Director, Workshop Melatonin and Its Analogues: From Molecular Biology To The Clinical Application, Ettore Majorana Centre For Scientific Culture, Erice, Italy, 1998
"Bernardo Houssay Awardee in Physiology" National Academies of Science, Humanities and Politics, 1998
The most cited Argentine scientist, working exclusively at Argentina, for the last 25 years of s.XX (Source: Science Citation Index, ISI, Philadelphia, USA)
"Konex Award in Science and Technology" as one of the five most relevant Argentine scientists in Basic Medical Sciences in the decade. 2005
"Scopus Prize" Elsevier, 2007, for being the most cited Argentine scientist in biomedicine working in Argentina, according to the Scopus database.
"Bernardo Houssay Award" Argentine Government. In Recognition of Outstanding Scientific Career in Biomedicine, 2007
"Aaron B. Lerner Pioneer Award" in Recognition of Outstanding Contributions to the Field of Melatonin Research, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB), 2008


Office Location(s):

Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina


Av Alicia M. de Justo 1500, piso 4
Buenos Aires , Outside_US   1107
Location Phone: +54 11 43490419
Location Fax: +54 11 43490419