DR. HERBERT J. SEMLER M.D. CREDENTIALS

HERBERT J. SEMLER, M.S., M.D.
F.A.C.P., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I., F.A.H.A.
Cardiologist
Clinical Professor Cardiovascular Medicine
Oregon Health and Science University

EDUCATION

Mayo Clinic Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota

  • Fellowship in Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Physiology

Mayo Clinic Staff

  • Consultant in Cardiology

Minneapolis General Hospital, Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Internship, University of Minnesota Medical School

Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon

  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) Degree
  • Master of Sciences (MS) Degree in Pharmacology

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

  • Bachelor of Sciences (BS) Degree
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta Honorary Pre-medical Society

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

Certified by American Board of Internal Medicine

Certified by American Board of Cardiovascular Diseases

EXPERIENCE

Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of  Cardiovascular Medicine at the School of Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon

Former Chairman of the Cardiology Section, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon

Founder, Executive Cardiology Clinic, Portland, Oregon

Former Chief of Medicine, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon

Former Director, Cardiac Telemetry Station, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon

Former Chairman, Quality Care and Wellness Program  Cardiology Committee, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, 1967

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon  

Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center, Portland, Oregon  

HONORS AND AWARDS

2012 Global Business Award

Charles A. Preuss, M.D. Distinguished Alumnus Award, OHSU School of Medicine Alumni Association, 2011

Governor, American College of Cardiology, State of Oregon

Fellow of American College of Physicians, to Present

Fellow of American College of Cardiology, to Present

Fellow of American Heart Association Council on Cardiology, to Present

Fellow of American Heart Association Council on Circulation, to Present

Fellow of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Author or co-author of over 75 scientific medical publications

PHILANTHROPY

Shirley and Herbert Semler Cardiovascular Institute at OHSU for Education and Prevention

Shirley and Herbert Semler Scholarship Fund at Mayo Clinic Medical School

Shirley and Herbert Semler Gallery at the Portland Art Museum

Shirley and Herbert Semler Board Room at Congregation Beth Israel

Dr. Herbert and Shirley Semler Science Building at Catlin Gabel School

MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Cardiology

American College of Physicians

American Heart Association

Oregon Medical Association

Oregon Heart Association

Multnomah County Medical Society

Consultant to Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland

Heart Failure Society of America

American Society of Hypertension

North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology

Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation

Sigma XI Honorary Science Society

Mayo Clinic Cardiovascular Alumni Society

St. Vincent Hospital Medical Foundation

Heart Institute, St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center

American Society of Echocardiography

The Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention

The International Society for Cardiac Ultrasound

The American Society of Cardiovascular Interventionists

Heart Rhythm Society

32nd Degree Mason, Harmony Lodge, Al Kader Shrine

Portland Heart Club, Co-Founder

Rotary Club, Oregon – Paul Harris Fellow