University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

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Francisco La Rosa MD

Associate Professor - Renal, Heart and Genitourinary Pathology - Pathology Informatics
  • Pathology (SOM)

Email Address:francisco.larosa@cuanschutz.edu

Alt Email Address:paco@dufficy-larosa.com

Primary Phone:303-724-3782

Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Research I North

12800 East 19th Avenue

Aurora, CO 80045

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Education:

  • BA, National University Federico Villarreal, School of Medicine, Lima, Peru (1975)
  • MD, National University Federico Villarreal, School of Medicine, Lima, Peru (1975)

Postdoctoral Education:

  • Residency in Clinical Pathology, National University of San Marcos, Lima, Peru (1976-1978)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Immunology, Department of Microbiology/Immunology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO (1981-1985)

  • Residency in Pathology (AP/CP), Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO (1992-1995)

  • American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (1995)

  • Research-Fellow in Lung Cancer (NCI), Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO (1995-1996)

  • Fellow in Urologic Pathology, Department of Pathology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO (2002-2004)

  • Training in Fundamentals of Health Information Technology Management, University of Colorado Denver (2004)

  • Teaching Scholar Fellow, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO (2005-2007)

  • Training in Renal Biopsy in Medical Diseases of the Kidneys. Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY (2011)

  • Training in Heart Transplant Pathology. Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY (2015)

Awards

Honors and Awards:

  • "Enrique Leon García Award", Peruvian Pediatrics Society (Best Thesis in Pediatrics) (1975)
  • Fellowship Awards, Krock Foundation (1983, 1984)
  • Fellowship Awards, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation (1986, 1987)
  • Fellowship Award, Diabetes Research and Education Foundation (1988, 1989)
  • Excellence in Teaching Awards, Pathology Course, University of Colorado Medical School (1994 to 2009)
  • Fellowship Award, National Cancer Institute and the University of Colorado Specialized Program of Oncology Research Excellence (SPORE) (1996)
  • Honorary Professor, National University Federico Villarreal, Lima, Peru (2003)
  • Founder and Chief-Editor “Revista de la AITT” (revista.teleiberoamerica.com – ISSN 2411-3840) (2012 - to date)
  • Vice-Chair, American Telemedicine Association Latin-American and Caribbean Chapter (ATALAC) (2007-2009)
  • President of the "Asociación Iberoamericana de Telesalud and Telemedicina - AITT" (2013-2015)
  • Administrator (CEO) of the "Asociación Iberoamericana de Telesalud and Telemedicina - AITT" (2015 to date)
  • CAP Inspector Excellence Award (College of American Pathologists) (2017-2018)
  • Inductee, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2020)

Academic Societies:

  • The Peruvian Society of Clinical Pathology (1980 to date)
  • Colorado Society of Clinical Pathologists (1993 to date)
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists (1993)
  • Peruvian American Medical Association (1995 to date)
  • Fellow of the College of American Pathologists (FCAP) (1995 to date)
  • The American Urological Association (2008 to date)
  • Asociación Iberoamericana de Telesalud y Telemedicina - AITT (2011 to date)
  • Catholic Medical Association (CMA) (2013 to date)
  • Asociación Peruana de Telesalud y Telemedicina – APTT (2014 to date)