Eldo E. Frezza
Eldo E. Frezza was born and raised in Italy. He graduated with distinction from the University of Padua Medical School and completed his surgical residency both in Italy and in the United States. He holds fellowships in advanced laparoscopic surgery and transplant surgery from the University of Pittsburgh, and an M.B.A. degree from the Rawls School of Business from Texas Technology University. He is currently a Professor of surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ala, USA, and the Chief of General Surgery at the Birmingham VA Medical Center. Moreover, Frezza is a Member of a number of medical and scientific institutions including the American College of Surgeons, the Association for Academic Surgery, the American Society of Bariatric Surgery, the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, the Southeastern Society of Surgery, the Texas Medical Association, and he is an active Member of the American College of Surgeons Chapter. Dr. Frezza also is a regular contributor to major medical journals on clinical, healthcare, and business topics, and serves as a contributing Editor to many scientific journals.
Biography Updated on 28 January 2009