Carmen M. Terzic, M.D., Ph.D.

  1. Physiatrist
  2. Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Minnesota

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Muscular dystrophy
  1. Cardiovascular rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Regenerative medicine and stem cell-based cardiac repair
  • Nuclear transport
  • Intracellular calcium homeostasis
  • Neuromuscular diseases: muscular dystrophies
  1. 2003
    Clinician InvestigatorDepartment of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2003
    Clinician InvestigatorCardiovascular Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  3. 2003
    ResidentDepartment of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1999
    InternshipDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1998
    Post-doctoral FellowshipCardiovascular Research Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  6. 1996
    PhDPharmacology, Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. 1996
    PhD - PharmacologyMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  8. 1996
    Graduate FellowshipInter-American Bank of Development and Venezuelan National Council of Research, Science and Technology
  9. 1994
    MSci - Physiology and BiophysicsVenezuelan National Institute for Research
  10. 1990
    ResidentUniversity Hospital, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  11. 1987
    MDUniversity Centro Occidental Lisandro Alvarado
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Certifications

  1. 2005
    Physical Medicine & RehabilitationAmerican Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Awards and honors

  1. 2012
    Sports Hall of FameSports Hall of Fame
  2. 2011
    AAP Distinguished Academician AwardAssociation of Academic Physiatrists
  3. 2011
    Honorary Professorship - AscardioCardiovascular Institute (Ascardio)
  4. 2008
    Traveling Fellow of the Japanese Association of Rehabilitation MedicineJapanese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine
  5. 2008
    Traveling Fellow of the Japanese Assocation of Rehabilitation MedicineJapanese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine
  6. 2003
    Swiss Pfizer Price in Cardiovascular Research for the research work entitled "Calreticulin confers a key role for calcium in cardiac myofibrillogenesis"Pfizer
  7. 2002
    Outstanding Senior Research Presentation AwardDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  8. 2002
    Earl Elkins Award for outstanding Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation ResidentMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  9. 1996
    Creation of the Carmen Militza Perez National Award for excellence in academic and sports accomplishments, in honor of Carmen M. Perez-TerzicVenezuelan Ministry of Education
  10. 1994
    Mayo Graduate School ScholarshipMayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 1994
    Young Investigator AwardMinistry of Science, Government of the Republic of Venezuela
  12. 1994
    Antonio Jose de Sucre Award for academic excellenceMinistry of Education, Government of the Republic of Venezuela
  13. 1993
    Maria Torrealba AwardCity of Barquisimeto Mayor's Award, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  14. 1992
    National Jose Felix Ribas AwardMinistry of Family and Education, Government of the Republic of Venezuela
  15. 1992
    Graduate Studies ScholarshipVenezuelan Council for Science and Technology
  16. 1987
    Chancellor's recognition as the top graduate of the 1987 medical school classLisandro Alvarado Mid-Western University, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  17. 1979
    Recognition as the top graduate of the 1979 classHigh School Board of Governors, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
  18. 1976
    Recognition for outstanding achievements during high school education (Mario Briceno Iragorry High School)Rotary Club, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
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Professional memberships

  1. 2016
    Session ChairAmerican Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  2. 2016 - present
    Panel MemberClinical Performance Measures, Physicians Consortium for Performance Improvement
  3. 2015
    Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development
  4. 2015
    Rehabilitation Medicine Update at San Juan, Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development
  5. 2015 - present
    MemberPersonnel Committee
  6. 2014
    Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development
  7. 2014
    Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development
  8. 2014
    Session ChairAmerican Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
  9. 2014
    Session ChairSouth American Congress of Cardiology
  10. 2013
    Session Co-ChairAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  11. 2013
    Session Co-ChairAscardio
  12. 2013
    Session ChairInternational Society for Applied Biological Sciences
  13. 2012
    Session Co-ChairAscardio
  14. 2012
    Session Chair/ModeratorCorrientes Society of Cardiology
  15. 2011 - present
    Department ChairDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  16. 2010 - present
    Co-ChairpersonMembership Committee, American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  17. 2010 - present
    MemberDiversity Committee, American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  18. 2009 - present
    Board MemberAmerican Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  19. 2008 - present
    Associate Program DirectorCardiovascular Health Clinic, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2007 - present
    Clinical InvestigatorMayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  21. 2007 - present
    MemberMayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  22. 2007 - present
    MemberClinician Investigator Training Program Committee
  23. 2006 - 2008
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center Committees, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  24. 2005 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  25. 2004 - 2006
    Genomics LiaisonDepartment of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  26. 2004 - 2006
    Representative to Dept. Working GroupAction on Obesity, Mayo Clinic Committees
  27. 2004 - 2006
    Co-DirectorAction on Obesity, Mayo Clinic Committees
  28. 2004 - 2006
    MemberNutrition and Exercise Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  29. 2004 - present
    MemberAssociation of Academic Physiatrists
  30. 2004 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  31. 2000 - present
    DiplomateAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  32. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  33. 1998 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  34. 1987 - present
    MemberMedical Association of the Lara State
  35. 1987 - present
    MemberVenezuelan Medical Association
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Publications

Research activities

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