About Dr. Mignone
Bob Mignone attended Amherst College, was an honors student and graduated
cum laude. He played varsity rugby for three years on an eastern championship
(undefeated) team, led his fraternity as its president, sang in the
college double quartet, and wrote his thesis in psychology.
Then he left New England for a change of setting. He attended Duke Medical School, was an honors student and was one of five seniors elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society. He spent a fifth medical school year by working twelve months a year for four years so as to publish research in cardiovascular surgery/cardiology (American Heart Journal, Circulation Research). He received several exclusive national awards of excellence, and graduated with honors on schedule with both BMS and MD degrees. Read More