Prof Riccardo Audisio
Professor of Surgery
Whiston HospitalUnited Kingdom
Riccardo A. Audisio was born in Milan, Italy and graduated in Padua (1980): he specialised in General Surgery (1985) and Diagnostic Radiology (1994).
Trained at the National Cancer Institute of Milan (1980-94) he was appointed deputy director at the Department of General Surgery of European Institute of Oncology, Milan (1994-8).
He moved to the United Kingdom in 1999 to become Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Honorary Professor at the University of Liverpool. He is Editor-in-Chief of Surgical Oncology, Elsevier Publisher. Author of 155 peer-reviewed publications and 31 book chapters, Prof. Audisio edited 15 book projects; he is guest reviewer for a 24 peer-reviewed international journals.
Prof. Audisio is member of 15 international scientific societies including ESSO, BASO, SSO, ASGBI, ASCRS, AAA, SIOG and EUSOMA. He is currently Past-President of ESSO (2014-2016), Past President of BASO, and Past President of SIOG.
His clinical research focuses on Breast Cancer and Geriatric Oncology; he is presently board member and chair of the surgical task force at SIOG (International Society of Geriatric Oncology).