Antonio Macrì was born in Locri, Italy, in 1966. He is married and has 2 sons. He earned the degree in Medicine from the University of Messina, Messina, Italy, in 1990 and graduated with distinction in General Surgery from the same university in 1995. He served as Associate Researcher in the Emergency Surgery Unit, University of Verona, Verona, Italy from 1991 till 1993. In 1999, he was a visiting M.D. student at Unidad de Otorrinolaringología, Unidad de Cirugía, Hospital Universitario Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain. In 2003, he was a visiting M.D. student at the Surgical department in San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy. He is currently working as an Associate Professor of surgery at the Department of Human Pathology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy. From 1991 to 1992, he received the Bonino-Pulejo award, and from 1990 to 1995, he received the Italian Minister of the University award. He took the International Lions Club Award in 1992 . Macrì is a Member of several scientific societies, including the Italian Society of Surgery (SIC), the Italian Society of Locoregional Therapies in Oncology (SITILO), and the Italian Society of Surgical Pathophysiology. He is the author of nearly 170 scientific research and manuscript. He is a reviewer for the Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group, Cancers-Letters, Clinica Chimica Acta, Cytokine, and Saudi Medical Journal. Additionally, he has been the Strategy Associate Editor-in-Chief for the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology, and the Series Editor of the Peritoneal Surface Malignancies topic published in the same journal. He has been invited, to carry out scientific reports, by several national and international scientific societies, including the Italian Society of Surgery (SIC), the Anticancer Research, the Italian Society of Surgical Oncology (SICO), the Italian Society for Locoregional Cancer Therapies (SITILO), the Italian Society of Geriatric Surgery (SICG), and the Sicilian Society of Surgery (SSC). Macrì is part of the study group, of SITILO, about peritoneal surface malignancies.
Biography Updated on 2 May 2011