C "Richard" Conti, M.D.,MACC,HC,FCP

(352) 265-0820


Dr. Conti is a professor emeritus of medicine and served on the cardiology faculty at Johns Hopkins from 1968 through 1974 as Medical Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and was Associate Professor of Medicine. In 1974, he became Professor of Medicine and Director of the Cardiovascular Division at the University of Florida until 1998. He currently serves as Editorial Board member for American Journal of Cardiology, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, European Heart Journal, numerous others; author /co-author of over 700 scientific papers, book chapters, abstracts, edited six books and written two. He has served on the Subspecialty Board of Cardiovascular Diseases of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) as well as the Cardiology Advisory Committee of the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), served as President of the American College of Cardiology from 1989-90, elected member of American Clinical and Climatological Association, Association of University Cardiologists, and Association of Professors in Cardiology, in 1991, received Honorary Fellowship from College of Medicine of South Africa (FCP-SA Hon.), in 1996, elected to Johns Hopkins University Society of Scholars, awarded Gifted Teacher award from Florida Chapter ACC in 1999, and from American College of Cardiology in 2002. In June, 2000, he received a "Docteur Honoris Causa" from the University of Marseilles.


Medical School
Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins University

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine