Robert White, MD

Education
  • MD, University of Virginia, 1973
International activities
  • Arterial and Venous Diseases
    Japan (2008-Present)
    Professor White, together with Dr. Osuga Keigo and Professor Hironobu Nakamura of the University of Osaka, works on the development of new techniques for the non-surgical treatment of arterial and venous diseases.

    University of Osaka, University of Osaka

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    China (2008-Present)
    Dr. White has taught at medical schools in China and is investigating preliminary possibilities for diagnostic radiology collaborations. http://www.hhtavm.org

  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
    Japan (2008-Present)
    Professor White, in collaboration with Professor Takanobu Shioya of the Akita University Center, works with a pulmonary doctor and an interventional radiologist on patients with Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia.

    Akita University, Akita University

  • Interventional Radiology
    Thailand (2008-Present)
    Dr. White works with colleagues at Chiang Mai University, Bangkok, Mahidol Univeristy, and Prince Songkla University to train interventional radiologists and introduce the concept of physician extenders (i.e. physician associates and nurse practitioners).

    Chiang Mai University, Mahidol University, Prince Songkla University, Chiang Mai University, Mahidol University, Prince Songkla University

  • Vascular Research
    Argentina, Australia, Canada, Ireland, Italy (2008-Present)
    Professor White conducts joint research with researchers several universities around the world. He also assisted in the launch of multidisciplinary clinical research centers modeled on the Yale University Vascular Malformation Clinical and Research Group, a center without walls, dedicated to the care and management of patients with vascular malformations.

    University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne, University of Toronto, University of Toronto, University of Cork, University of Cork, University of Bari, University of Bari

  • Interdisciplinary Partnership for Vascular Research
    Japan (2008-Present)
    Dr. White sponsors one student each from Akita University and the University of Osaka to study with Yale clinicians. This interdisciplinary partnership has resulted in papers published on vascular malformations and on new image guided approaches to treatment of vascular malformations.

    Akita University and the University of Osaka, Akita University and the University of Osaka

  • Vascular Malformations Research
    Singapore (2008-Present)
    Dr. White collaborates with colleagues at Singapore General Hospital on the treatment of vascular malformations.