Dr Antonio de Lacy

Head of the Gastrointestinal Surgery Department, Hospital Clínic Barcelona, Founder , Advances in Surgery

Dr Antonio de Lacy

Speaker Bio

Dr. Antonio De Lacy currently holds the position of Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery Department at the Hospital Clínic in Barcelona. He is also a Professor of Surgery at the School of Medicine in the University of Barcelona, and the Head of the Institute of Surgery at Hospital Quirón (Instituto Quirúrgico Lacy), in Barcelona.

He is the founder of AIS Channel (www.aischannel.com), the leading online platform for surgical and medical education.

He is regarded, together with his team, as a world pioneer in the use of innovative minimally invasive technology for gastrointestinal surgery.

He also has the honor of belonging to various scientific societies and committees, including the following positions: Honorary Fellow of the American Association of Colorectal Surgeons, Past President of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery, Member of the Research Fund Committee of the EURO-NOTES, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) International Ambassador Award, Member of the Executive Board of the "International Federation of Societies of Endoscopic Surgeons" (IFSES), Founding Member of the Multidisciplinary International Rectal Cancer Society, President of the Barcelona International Medical Academy, among many others.