Former Editorial Board

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Takashi Akiyoshi, MD, PhD

Colorectal Division, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Cancer Institute Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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Matthew R. Albert, MD, FASCRS, FACS

Center for Colon & Rectal Surgery, Florida Hospital, Orlando, FL, USA
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Marc Besselink, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Antonio Biondi

Department of General Surgery and Medical-Surgical Specialties, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
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Fion Siu-Yin CHAN, MBBS, MRCS, FRCS(Ed), FCSHK, FHKAM (Surgery)

Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital (Hong Kong) & The University of Hong Kong - Shenzhen Hospital (Shenzhen), The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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William Tzu-Liang Chen, MD

Department of Colorectal Surgery, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
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Tan To Cheung, MBBS, MS, FRCS(Ed), FCSHK, FHKAM

Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

Pan Chi

The Affiliated Union Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, China
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Seung-Ho Choi

Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Ming Chou

Shanghai Changzheng Hospital, Shanghai, China
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Pradeep Chowbey, MS, MNAMS, FRCS (Lond), FIMSA, FAIS, FICS, FACS, FALS, FIAGES

Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery, Max Super-Speciality Hospital, New Delhi, India
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Marvin L. Corman, MD

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY, USA
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Conor P. Delaney, MD, MCh, PhD, FRCSI, FACS, FASCRS (Hon)

Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Salomone Di Saverio, MD, PhD, FACS, FRCS (Eng)

Cambridge Colorectal Unit, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge, UK
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Adam J. Dziki, MD, PhD

Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland
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Steve Eubanks, MD

Institute for Surgical Advancement, Florida Hospital Orlando, Orlando, FL, USA
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Ho-Seong Han, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hosptial, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seongnam, Korea
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Sang-Uk Han, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea

Sanyuan Hu

Qilu Hospital, Shandong University, Jinan, China
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Satoshi Ieiri, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
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Masafumi Inomata

Department of Gastroenterological and Pediatric Surgery, Oita University Faculty of Medicine, Oita, Japan
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Ammar A. Javed, MD

Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MA, USA
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Long R Jiao, MD, FRCS

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgical Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College, Hammersmith Hospital Campus, London, UK
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Takahiro Kinoshita, MD, PhD, FACS

Division of Gastric Surgery, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa-Chiba, Japan
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Hyung-Ho Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Seoul National Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
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Jong-Han Kim, MD

Division of Gastro-enterologic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Korea University Medical Center-Ansan Hospital, Seoul, Korea
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Jun-Gi Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
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Young-Woo Kim, MD, PhD, FRCS

Center for Gastric Cancer, Research Institute and Hospital, National Cancer Center, Goyang, Korea
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Hong-Jin Kim

Department of HBP Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Yeungnam University Hospital, Daegu, Korea
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Hoon Yub Kim, MD, PhD

Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, Korea University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
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Ki-Hun Kim, MD, PhD

Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
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Nam Kyu Kim, MD, PhD

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
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Seon-Hahn Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Korea University Anam Hospital, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
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Young-Wan Kim, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju Severance Christian Hospital, Wonju, Korea
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Yusuke Kinugasa, MD, PhD

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
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Yuko Kitagawa, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of Surgery, Keio University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
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Igor E. Khatkov, MD, PhD

Department of Liver and Pancreatic Surgery, Moscow Clinical Scientific Center, Moscow, Russia
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Tsuyoshi Konishi, MD, PhD

Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Cancer Institute Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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David A. Kooby, MD, FACS

Division of Surgical Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, GA, USA
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Somashekar Krishna, MD, MPHFACS

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
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Chikara Kunisaki, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Gastroenterological Center, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan
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Antonio M. Lacy, MD, PhD, FASCRS (Hon)

Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Hospital ClĂ­nic, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
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Hyuk-Joon Lee, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery & Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
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Ser Yee Lee, MBBS, M.Med(Surgery), M.Sc, FAMS, FRCS(Ed)

Department of Hepatopancreatobiliary and Transplant Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Duke - NUS Medical School Singapore, Singapore
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Wei-Jei Lee, MD, PhD

Min-Sheng General Hospital, Taoyuan, Taipei
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Yoon-Suk Lee, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, the Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
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Michael Ka Wah Li, MBBS (London), MRCS, LRCP, FRCS, FCSHK, FHKAM (Surgery)

Department of Surgery, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Chai Wan, Hong Kong, China
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David Liska, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Disease and Surgery Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
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Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD, PhD, FACS, FASMBS

Department of General Surgery, Division of Minimally Invasive and Metabolic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, FL, USA
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Jacques Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon. FRCS, Hon. FJSES, Hon. FASA

Department of General Digestive & Endocrine Surgery, University Hospital Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
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Go Miyano

Department of Pediatric General & Urogenital Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
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Alberto Montori, MD, FACS (Hon), FASGE, FRSM

Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
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Masahiko Murakami, MD, PhD

Division of Gastroenterological & General Surgery, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
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Simon Ng, MBChB (Hons), MD (CUHK), FRCS, FRCSEd (Gen), FHKAM (Surgery), FACS, FASCRS

Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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Takeshi Ogura, MD

Department of Internal Medicine 2, Osaka Medical College, Daigakuchou, Osaka, Japan
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Dmitry Oleynikov, MD

Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
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Koji Otsuka, MD, PhD

Department of Esophageal Surgery, Showa University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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Corrado Pedrazzani, MD

Department of Surgery and Oncology, Unit of General and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Verona University Hospital Trust, Verona, Italy
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Alessio Pigazzi, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine, Orange, CA, USA
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Jaime Ruiz-Tovar, MD, PhD

University Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
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Yutaka Saito, MD, PhD, FASGE, FACG

Endoscopy Division, the National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
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Steven D. Schwaitzberg, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
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Pierpaolo Sileri, MD, MS, PhD

Department of General Surgery, Policlinico Tor Vergata di Roma UOC B, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
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Andrew Stevenson

Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston, QLD, Australia
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Steven M. Strasberg, MD

Section of HPB Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
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Koichi Suda, MD, PhD, FACS

Cancer Center, Deparment of Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinjyuku, Tokyo, Japan

Yueming Sun

Jiangsu Provincial People's Hospital, Nanjing, China
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Eduardo M Targarona, FACS

Service of Surgery, Hospital de Sant Pau, University Autonomous of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
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Masanori Terashima, MD, PhD, FACS

Division of Gastric Surgery, Shizuoka Cancer Center, Shizuoka, Japan
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Selman Uranues

Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Section for Surgical Research, Department of Surgery, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria
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Go Wakabayashi, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of Surgery, Iwate Medical University School of Medicine, Morioka, Iwate, Japan
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Masahiko Watanabe, MD, PhD, FACS, FASCRS

Department of Surgery, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
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Po-Li Wei, MD, PhD

Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei

Qiyuan Yao

Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
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Rasa Zarnegar, MD

Division of Endocrine & Minimally Invasive Surgery, Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA

Former International Advisory Board

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Gerald Fried, MD, CM, FRCSC, FACS, FCAHS

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
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Andrew Wang, MD, AGAF, FACG, FASGE

Section of Interventional Endoscopy, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
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David Watson, MBBS, MD, PhD, FRACS, FAHMS

Department of Surgery, Flinders University, Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia