Giovanni Battista Levi Sandri, MD, PhD

Division of General Surgery, Santa Scolatisca Hospital, Cassino, Lazio, Italy

Dr. Levi Sandri GB was born in 1983 in Bern (Switzerland). He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy) with the highest grade level. During his six years’ residency, he performed a six months experience at CHU Rennes in France. He specializes in General Surgery at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy) with the highest grade level cum laude. He performed his PhD in “Advanced techniques in Surgery” at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy). He collaborates with the Division of General Surgery and Transplantation of San Camillo Hospital in Rome, Italy.

Dr. Levi Sandri has obtained international grants for his research on liver transplantation and national awards for his research in surgery focused on Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery. He won an Italian Fellowship for minimally invasive surgery. His study is base on laparoscopic and robotic HPB surgery and Liver Transplantation.

He has published more than 100 papers in international journals. He is a reviewer of many high impact international journals. He serves on the editorial board of Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (ALES), AME Medical Journal, World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery and World Journal of Gastroenterology. He was guest editor for ALES for a special issue "Laparoscopic Liver Surgery", and guest editor for Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology for a special issue "recent innovations in the management of Hepatocellular cancer in the setting of liver transplantation”. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Laparoscopic Surgery.

Terms of Appointment: Aug 2016 - Jul 2018; Jun 2019 - May 2021