Université de Strasbourg

Guido Costamagna

Chair of Digestive Endoscopy

Guido Costamagna is Professor of Surgery and Head of the Digestive Endoscopy Unit at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico Gemelli, Rome, Italy. He is a world-renowned endoscopist with special expertise in therapeutic bilio-pancreatic endoscopy. He is the Scientific Director of the European Endoscopy Training Center at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (which he founded in 2002), Director of the Institute of Clinical Surgery, Past-President of the Italian Society of Digestive Endoscopy and Past President of the ESGE (European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy). He has performed approximately twenty world premieres in surgery in Italy. In 2015-2017, he is chair of digestive endoscopy at USIAS and member of the  Institute for Research into Cancers of the Digestive System (IRCAD

He is author of over 600 publications including journal articles, book chapters and abstracts.

He has respectively been an athlete, President of the Jury, Tournament Director, and Doctor for Italy's national fencing team in fourteen world championships and two preparatory phases to the Olympics (1984, 1988).

 

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