Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame. There he was involved in research in radiation biology and received the Huisking Scholarship. After graduating from St. Louis University School of Medicine, he completed his Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Author: Thomas V Robb, DO, Director, Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Saint Barnabas Hospital.
Coauthor(s): Maurizio A Miglietta, DO, Consulting Staff, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, R Adams Cowley ShockTrauma Center, University of Maryland.
William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
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