Editor-in-Chief: Giovanni Battista Levi Sandri, MD, PhD

Dr. Levi Sandri GB was born in 1983 in Bern (Switzerland). He graduated in Medicine and Surgery at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy) with the highest grade level. During his six years’ residency, he performed a 6 months experience at CHU Rennes in France. He specializes in General Surgery at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy) with the highest grade level cum laude. He actually performed his PhD in “Advanced techniques in Surgery” at “La Sapienza” University of Rome (Italy). He collaborates with the Division of General Surgery and Transplantation of San Camillo Hospital in Rome, Italy.

Dr. Levi Sandri has obtained international grant for his research on liver transplantation and national awards for his research in surgery focused on Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery. He won an Italian Fellowship for minimally invasive surgery. His research is based on laparoscopic and robotic HPB surgery and Liver Transplantation.

He has published more than 100 papers in international journals. He is a reviewer of many high impact international journals. He serves on the editorial board of Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (ALES). He was guest editor for ALES for a special issue "Laparoscopic Liver Surgery", and guest editor for Translational Gastroenterology and Hepatology for a special issue "recent innovations in the management of Hepatocellular cancer in the setting of liver transplantation”.