Location: Settore C, Floor 1
Head physician, Pancreas translational and clinical Unit
Full professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
After the Degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Verona, and the Board certification in General surgery (1989) and in Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy (1993), professor Falconi was assistant professor (1999- 2010) at the University of Verona and later Associate Professor at the University of Verona and at the University Politecnica della Marche in Ancona. From 2015 he is Full Professor of Surgery at Università Viuta-Salute San Raffaele, Director of Pancreatic Surgery and of the Pancreas translational and clinical Unit at IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele.
He has held numerous position in Italian and international scientific societies (AISP, E-HPBA, IAP, ENETS) and is an associate editor of several international surgical and gastroenterological scientific journals. He contributed to the writing of national and international guidelines for the diagnosis and therapy of cystic and neuroendocrine neoplasms of the pancreas. He is the elected president of the European NeuroEndocrine Tumors Society (ENETS) for the biennium 2016-2018.
Professor Falconi is the author of more than 400 scientific articles with an IF of 1633 and a h-index of 70. He participated as invited speaker at more than 300 national congresses and more than 350 international scientific meetings. He underwent more than 3600 surgical interventions, 1500 performed by first operator, 750 as assistant and 1400 as tutor.