Salomone Di Saverio, MD

Department of Surgery, Maggiore Hospital Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Dr. Salomone Di Saverio is a substantive Consultant General Surgeon in the General, Emergency and HBP Surgery in Maggiore Hospital of Bologna. He is also a Team Leader Consultant for Acute Care Surgery and deputy Consultant for the Emergency Laparoscopy development project. He is Consultant Trauma Team leader within the Trauma Surgery Unit.

Dr. Di Saverio is active member of several surgical societies (Italian Society of Surgeons, Italian Society of Young Surgeons, International Society of Surgery, Trauma Society of South Africa). He is member of the board of Directors of the Italian Society of Young Surgeons as well as of the World Society of Emergency Surgery. He is registered to the General Medical Council UK, within the Specialist Register of General Surgery.

He authored more than 350 scientific papers published in national and international journals, more than 250 as a first author. He published more than 65 papers (more than 35 as a first author) in peer reviewed journals (including NEJM, Lancet, Gut, PLOS Medicine etc. with an overall IF higher than 200, actual h-index of 9). He has been first author or co-author of several chapters and contributions in scientific books and manuals. He is also currently the leading Editor of a Trauma Surgery manual published by Springer. Member of the Editorial Board of the World Journal of Emergency Surgery as well of other scientific journal, he is Editor in Chief of the JNMRT and Senior Editor of Chronicles of Surgery.

His main fields of interest are currently Emergency Surgery either open or laparoscopic, Trauma, Abdominal and Laparoscopic Surgery, Surgical Oncology and Breast Surgery.

Terms of Appointment: September, 2014 - August, 2018; September, 2018 - August, 2020