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Francesco D'Amico

Assistant Professor Adjunct

Contact Information

Francesco D'Amico, MD, PhD, FEBS

Office Location

  • Farnam Memorial Building
    310 Cedar Street, Fl 1, Rm FMB121
    New Haven, CT 06510


Dott. Francesco D'Amico has the following professional current qualifications and academic titles:

  • Yale School of Medicine since May 1st 2015 with the title of Visiting Assistant Professor of Surgery (research program with Padova University)
  • Italian scientific certification for Full Professor in General Surgery since December 16th 2013
  • Fellow European Board of Surgery (Division of Transplantation) since October 1st 2010 and examiner since 2013
  • Attending General and Transplant Surgeon and Operative Endoscopist for First General Surgery Department, Azienda Ospedaliera – University of Padova, since January 15th 2008, transfer in October 2008 to Hepato-biliary surgery and Liver Transplant Unit (Dir. Prof. U. Cillo)
  • 2006 to present day - Professor for University of Padova, First School of Residencies in General Surgery (6 Years), with 2 courses (General Surgery 1; Harvesting and Abdominal Transplant Surgical-Technique) at 2nd and 6th years
  • 2004/2005 Research Fellow and General Transplant Surgeon for Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary Surgery (Dr. M. Schwartz) Transplant Institute - Mount Sinai Hospital, New York University, Academic Program New York University.
  • May 2013 Diploma on clinical use of Ultrasound with Italian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology
  • February 2013 University Diploma in Laparoscopic Surgery, University of Strasbourg France
  • March 2009 Ph.D., on Surgical Sciences and Technological Applications, University of Padova
  • December 2005 graduation in General surgery ( 6 years ) Padova University
  • July 1998 graduation in Medicine and Surgery (MD 6 years ) Padova University

Education & Training

  • Post Doctoral Fellowship Laparoscopic Surgery
    Strasbourg University (2013)
  • Post Doctoral Felloship Intestinal Transplantation
    Favaloro Foundation Buenos Aires University (2009)
  • PhD
    Padova University, Surgical Sciences and Technological Applications (2009)
  • Residency
    Padova University (2005)
  • Research Fellow
    Recanati Miller Transplantation Center Mount Sinai Hospital New York University (2005)
  • MD
    Padova University (1998)


  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Surgery ( Transplantation )
    New Haven, CT, United States 2015
    Department of Surgery and Transplantation and Research Laboratory
  • Researcher
    Buenos Aires, CABA, Argentina 2009
    Implementing knowledge on small bowel transplantation
  • Assistant Professor of General Surgery
    Padua, Veneto, Italy 2008
    Attending HPB and Liver Transplant Unit

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Best Pubblication in peer reviewed Journal 2010Italian Society for Organ Transplantation2010
Rising Star Award 2008International Liver Transplantation Society2008

Professional Service

"Liver Transplantation" JournalMember of the editorial board2016 - Present
"World Journal surgical Oncology"Reviewer of Articles in International Peer Review Journal2012 - Present
Bio Med "Research International" JournalReviewer of Articles in International Peer Review Journal2011 - Present
"Liver Transplantation" JournalReviewer of Articles in International Peer Review Journal2009 - 2016

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