Secretaria da Saúde (São Paulo - Estado). Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da USP (HCFMUSP)
(Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Associate Professor of the Discipline of Surgery of the Digestive System at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of São Paulo, with Associate Professorship from the University of São Paulo (2014), he is Director of the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Unit of the Hospital das Clínicas of the Faculty of Medicine of USP. Graduated in Medicine from the University of São Paulo (1985), Master (1995) and Doctorate (2000) in Surgery of the Digestive System from the University of São Paulo and Post-Doctorate as Research Fellow at the University of Southern California, in Los Angeles during the year 2004. Specialist in Surgery of the Digestive System and Titular Member of the Brazilian College of Digestive Surgery (CBCD), is Titular Member of the Brazilian College of Surgeons (CBC), Brazilian Society of Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (SBCBM), Brazilian Association of Gastric Cancer ( ABCG ), Brazilian Society of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery ( SOBRACIL ) and of International Societies: American Society for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery ( ASBMS ), Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract ( SSAT ) and the International Federation for Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO). He participated in more than 70 Examining Boards of Masters, Doctorates and Assistant Professors. He has more than 90 articles published in National and International Medical Journals, with more than 300 papers presented at Medical Congresses. He has given more than 500 lectures in medical courses and events. He is part of the Executive Committee of the National Board of Directors and is President of the Specialist Title Committee of the Brazilian College of Digestive Surgery - CBCD. It has important lines of research related to obesity, bariatric and metabolic surgery, with care activity especially focused on laparoscopic and robotic surgery.
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