The Dott. Ugo Pastorino specializes in Thoracic Surgery.
He is Director of the 'Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori in Milan (Via Venezian 1) since 2003.
He has played a formative and professional path of excellence in Italy and abroad.
From 1994 to 1997 he was Consultant Thoracic Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London. From 1998 to 2002 he was Director of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at the European Institute of Oncology in Milan. From October 2014 to September 2015 he was Scientific Director of the Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori in Milan.
His main clinical research fields ranging from early diagnosis and conservative treatment of lung tumors to the latest surgical rescue techniques, the biological characterization of pre-invasive lesions of the bronchial and lung carcinomas in the chemoprevention of epithelial tumors induced by smoking.
He is a member of numerous national and international scientific societies. From 1982 to 1988 he was Executive Director of the 'European School of Oncology (ESO), and from 1991 to 1994 Secretary General of the' International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC). Since 2001, he is Associate Editor of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Since 2015 is Editor in Chief of the journal Cancer Journal.
He has authored over 300 publications in international journals with impact factor. His Hirsch index (H-index) is 47.
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