Giovanni de Manzoni

Gastroesophageal anastomosis and pouch
Giovanni de Manzoni, Verona

CURRICULUM VITAE PROF GIOVANNI DE MANZONI

Date of birth: 23-10-1961
Current Position: Full Professor of Surgery – University of Verona; Director of the General and Upper GI Surgery Division , University of Verona
Professional experience:
1986-1991 Surgical Fellow, Department of General Surgery – University of Verona
1987 Visiting surgeon at National Cancer Center of Tokyo;(Japan)
1987 Training in Endoscopic Ultrasonography at Jichi Medical school – Tochigi – Japan
1989 Visiting surgeon at National Cancer Center of Tokyo- Japan
1995 Practical WHO training course of surgery for gastric cancer ; Surgical Oncology Division – National Cancer Center East
1989-1992: Consultant, First Aid Department , General Hospital Verona
1992-2004: Consultant , 1st Division of General Surgery University of Verona
2004: Associate Professor of General Surgery, University of Verona.
2006: Full Professor of General Surgery, University of Verona.
2010 Director Division of General and Upper GI Surgery , University of Verona
Other activities
Since 1995: Member of the International Gastric Cancer Association
Since 1999: Member of the Advisory Board of Brazilian Gastric Cancer Association
Since 2001: Coordinator and General Secretary of the “Italian Research Group for Gastric Cancer”
President of the International Gastric Cancer Association for years 2013-2015 and member of the Council Board of the IGCA. Member of the Council Board of the Italian Society of Surgery (2016-2018).
Editor in Chief “Gastric Cancer” , official Journal of the International Gastric Cancer Association
Research activity
Surgical oncology for solid tumors (GI Tract,)
Extended Lymphadenectomy in Upper GI Cancer, Peritonectomy + HIPEC (intraoperative intraperitoneal chemohyperthermia). Tumor prognostic factors and Tumor Staging. Adjuvant, multimodal therapy and clinical trials (Phase II-III studies) in oncology.
Editor of 5 Books: “Staging and treatment of gastric cancer. Piccin Editore, Padova 1991” ; “Il Trattamento del carcinoma gastrico”. Collana Monografica della Società Italiana di Chirurgia; Vol 6, 1996; “Surgery in Multimodal Treatment of Gastric Cancer Springer Verlag, 2012”; “ Treatment of Esophageal and Hypopharingeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cancer Springer Verlag, 2012”; “ Adenocarcinoma of the Esophagogastric junction- from Barrett’s esophagus to cancer”, Springer Verlag, 2017”;
Author of 207 articles in PubMed cited journals (Impact Factor 317.492, H Index 36)