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Imagen Dr. Víctor Valentí Azcárate, Departamento de Cirugía General y Digestiva

Dr. Víctor Valentí

General and Digestive Surgery Specialist
Codirector of the Obesity Area
Area of Expertise: Obesity Surgery
Works at: Navarre headquarters
Be part of: Clínica Universidad de Navarra Cancer Center Universidad de Navarra
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Professional career

Graduate (2000) and Doctor (2006) in Medicine from the University of Navarra.

He worked as a Clinical Fellow in Gastroesophageal Surgery at Ealing and St Mary ́s Hospital, Imperial College of London, January-December 2007. 

He was a Visiting Observer Surgery in the Foregut Department of the University Hospital of Southern California, Los Angeles in June 2008.

He was also a Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Clinical Fellow at Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College of London, January-February, 2012.

Since 2006, he has worked as a specialist in the General and Digestive Surgery Department at the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.

RESEARCH AREAS

Research Areas:

He has collaborated in 6 research projects.

Member of the Board of Directors of the Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery.

AREAS OF INTEREST

Obesity and oesophago-gastric surgery.

Activity

As an educator

Surgery Professor at the University of Navarra Faculty of Medicine Research

As a researcher

He has participated in around 100 papers and communications at national and international conferences and has published more than 60 scientific articles.

Acknowledgements

  • He has received in 2012 the Scholarship of the Spanish Association of Surgeons for specialists in surgery (AEC).
  • In 2013 he was awarded with the Scholarship Award International Federation of Surgical Obesity (IFSO).
  • Senior Scholarship 2014 of the Fundación Colegio de Médicos de Navarra.

Acknowledgements

  • He has received in 2012 the Scholarship of the Spanish Association of Surgeons for specialists in surgery (AEC).
  • In 2013 he was awarded with the Scholarship Award International Federation of Surgical Obesity (IFSO).
  • Senior Scholarship 2014 of the Fundación Colegio de Médicos de Navarra.

Scientific organizations

  • Spanish Association of Surgeons (AEC).
  • Spanish Association of Obesity Surgery (SECO).
  • Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeons of Geat Britain and Ireland (AUGIS).
  • Member of the Section of Obesity Surgery of the Spanish Association of Surgeons (AEC).
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