Leslie T. Cooper, Jr., M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Internist
  3. Chair, Cardiovascular Medicine, Florida

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida | Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Buerger's disease
  2. Heart failure
  3. Myocarditis
  4. Vasculitis
  • Myocarditis
  • Heart failure
  • Vasculitis
  • Buerger's disease
  1. 1997
    Fellow - Cardiovascular Division, Mayo Foundation Scholar, Vascular Medicine FellowMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1996
    Fellow - Division of CardiologyUniversity of California, San Diego
  3. 1993
    InternshipStanford University
  4. 1993
    ResidentStanford University
  5. 1990
    MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
  6. 1985
    BAUniversity of Pennsylvania

Certifications

  1. 2014
    Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant CardiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 1997
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  3. 1993
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  2. 2005
    Outstanding Teacher in Physical DiagnosisDepartment of Internal Medicine
  3. 2003
    Senior Fellows AddressStanley J. Sarnoff Society for Cardiovascular Science
  4. 1996
    Ruth and Victor Schulman Prize for research as a UCSD fellowAwarding Organization
  5. 1995
    Biomedical Research FellowshipGiannini-Bank of American
  6. 1993
    Award for Housestaff ResearchStanford University Hospital, Department of Medicine
  7. 1990
    George W. Householder Prize for Cardiovascular ResearchUniversity of Pennsylvania
  8. 1989
    Medical ScholarUniversity of Pennsylvania
  9. 1988
    Stanley J. Sarnoff Fellowship in Cardiovascular ResearchAwarding Organization
  10. 1984
    MemberPhi Alpha Theta History Honor Society

Professional memberships

  1. 2013
    PreceptorMayo Physicians of Tomorrow
  2. 2013
    Scientific AdvisorEighteenth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  3. 2013 - present
    MemberConsultant Staff Feedback Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  4. 2012
    Scientific AdvisorSeventeenth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  5. 2011
    Scientific AdvisorSixteenth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  6. 2011 - present
    ChairVascular Disease Council, Department of Internal Medicine
  7. 2011 - present
    Committee MemberIntegrated CV Imaging, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2010
    Scientific AdvisorFifteenth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  9. 2010
    Chair/Co-ChairWorld Congress of Cardiology, 2010 Scientific Sessions, Myocarditis Oral Abstracts
  10. 2010 - present
    Committee MemberDepartment Chair's Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2008 - present
    Chair/CoordinatorMayo Clinic Clinical Practice Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  12. 2007
    Scientific AdvisorThirteenth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  13. 2006
    MemberWriting Group for the Scientific Statement on the Role of Endomyocardial Biopsy in Acute and Chronic Heart Failure, American Heart Association
  14. 2006 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Cardiovascular Division, Patient Education Committee
  15. 2006 - present
    Committee MemberDivision Cardiovascular Research, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2005
    Core Faculty MemberClinical Immunology and Immunotherapeutics Therapeutics Program Committee, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  17. 2005
    MemberMyocarditis Oral Presentations, Scientific Session, American Heart Association
  18. 2005
    Abstract GraderTwelfth World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  19. 2004 - 2006
    MemberLaennec/Post Graduate Education Committee, American Heart Association
  20. 2004
    Workshop ChairNIH/NHLBI Workshop Inflammation and Immunity in Dilated Cardiomyopathy, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  21. 2004
    MemberNIH/NHLBI Workshop Inflammation and Immunity in Dilated Cardiomyopathy, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  22. 2004
    MemberCDC Workshop: Emergency Infectious Diseases and Biological Threats: The Clinical and Public Health Implications for the Prevention and Control of Heart Disease. Task Force 3, Best Clinical Practices.
  23. 2004 - present
    MemberNational Organization for Rare Disorders, American Heart Association
  24. 2004 - present
    MemberChurg Strauss Syndrome Association, American Heart Association
  25. 2004 - present
    MemberMedical Advisory Board, National Organization for Rare Disorders, American Heart Association
  26. 2004 - present
    MemberMedical Advisory Board, Churg Strauss Syndrome Association, American Heart Association
  27. 2003
    Co-ChairMyocarditis Oral Presentation Session, American College of Cardiology
  28. 2003
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, Third World Congress on Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  29. 2003 - present
    ChairWound Healing Peer Review Board, 3M/Mayo Strategic Alliance, Mayo Clinic Committees
  30. 2002
    Abstract GraderEighth World Congress on Heart Failure, International Academy of Cardiology
  31. 2002
    Abstract GraderACC 2002 Annual Scientific Session, American College of Cardiology
  32. 2002
    Co-ChairMyocarditis Oral Presentation Session, American College of Cardiology
  33. 2002
    Review Panel MemberClinical Studies of Safety and Effectiveness of Orphan Products, RFA FDA OPD-2001, TEL2182, Food and Drug Administration
  34. 2002 - present
    ChairGonda Vascular Research Committee, Gonda Vascular Center
  35. 2002 - present
    MemberGonda Vascular Center Committee, Gonda Vascular Center
  36. 2002 - present
    MemberResearch Advisory Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  37. 2001 - 2002
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, Eighth World Congress on Heart Failure, International Academy of Cardiology
  38. 2001
    Consultant ReviewerRFA HL-00-013 Pediatric Heart Disease Network, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health
  39. 2001 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  40. 2000 - 2002
    Advisory Board MemberSecond International Congress of Heart Disease, International Academy of Cardiology
  41. 2000 - 2002
    MemberHeart Failure and Transplant Committee, American Heart Association
  42. 2000
    Co-ChairMyocarditis and Cardiomyopathy Oral Presentation, Seventh World Congress of Heart Failure, International Academy of Cardiology
  43. 1999
    Co-ChairMyocarditis Oral Presentation Session, American College of Cardiology
  44. 1999 - present
    MemberInternational Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation
  45. 1998 - 1999
    MemberStrategic Planning Committee, Stanley J. Sarnoff Endowment for Cardiovascular Science
  46. 1998
    Co-ChairMyocarditis Oral Presentation Session, Sixth World Congress on Heart Failure, International Academy of Cardiology
  47. 1997
    FellowSociety for Vascular Medicine and Biology
  48. 1997 - present
    MemberSociety for Vascular Medicine and Biology
  49. 1995 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology
  50. 1995 - present
    FellowCouncil on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  51. 1992 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  52. 1988 - present
    MemberStanley J. Sarnoff Endowment for Cardiovascular Science
  53. 1986 - 1987
    PresidentUniversity of Penn. Chapter, Christian Medical Society
  54. 1985 - present
    MemberChristian Medical Society
  55.  
    ChairData Safety Monitoring Board, IRB 1139-03 "Talent Endoluminal Stent-graft for the Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms in High Surgical Risk Patients", Institutional Review Board
  56.  
    MemberMayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  57.  
    FellowInternational Society For Heart and Lung Transplantation
  58.  
    Abstract GraderACC 2003 Annual Scientific Session, American College of Cardiology
  59.  
    Abstract GraderACC 2004 Annual Scientific Session, American College of Cardiology
  60.  
    Grant ReviewerNew Opportunities Fund 2003, Canada Foundation for Innovation
  61.  
    Co-ChairCDC Workshop: Emergency Infectious Diseases and Biological Threats: The Clinical and Public Health Implications for the Prevention and Control of Heart Disease. Task Force 3, Best Clinical Practices.
  62.  
    ChairWriting Group for the Scientific Statement on the Role of Endomyocardial Biopsy in Acute and Chronic Heart Failure, American Heart Association
  63.  
    ModeratorMyocarditis Oral Presentations, Scientific Session, American Heart Association
  64.  
    MemberMeet the Experts, Myocarditis Oral Presentation Session, American College of Cardiology
  65.  
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, Sixth World Congress on Heart Failure, International Academy of Cardiology
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