Andrea Mancuso, MD (Liver diseases)

Internal Medicine at ARNAS Civico, Palermo, Italy

Andrea Mancuso has been working as a Consultant Medical Doctor in Internal Medicine at ARNAS Civico, Palermo, the biggest Hospital in south Italy, since 2013. Previously, he was a Consultant Medical Doctor at the Department for Hepatology and Gastroenterology at the Niguarda Ca’ Granda Hospital (Milan, Italy) since 2010. Before that, he had gained years of working experiences in other important Hospitals all over Italy (V Cervello Hospital Palermo, Bufalini Hospital Cesena, others).

He is a recognized expert in the management of liver diseases, expecially vascular liver diseases, liver transplantation, HCC, hepatological diseases in thalassemia and iron overload, and, moreover, gastrointestinal endoscopy, liver ultrasound, IBD.

As a growing physician, he attended University in Medicine and Specialty in Gastroenterology at the University of Palermo, Italy, under the guidance of Prof Luigi Pagliaro. In the meanwhile, he was educational assistant at ASTRAFE (Sicilian Association for Liver Transplant) in Palermo. Furthermore, he was Clinical Research Fellow at the Liver Transplantation Unit and Hepatobiliary Medicine of the Royal Free Hospital, London, UK (Director: Prof AK Burroughs), supported by “Leonardo da Vinci” grant.

He published plenty English written papers in the main authorative international journals in the fields of hepatology, gastroenterology, hematology and internal medicine, being both first an corresponding author in more than 50 publications.

Beyond being a Member of the Editorial Board of AME Medical Journal, he has been Guest Editor for BioMed Research International, Guest Editor for Gastroenterology Research and Practise, Member of the Editorial Board of World Journal of Hepatology, Associate Editor for Hepatitis Monthly and Peer-reviewer for many authorative English language international journals (just like, Hepatology, Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Medicine, Liver International, Digestive and Liver Disease, World Journal of Gastroenterology, Digestive Disease & Science, Expert Review of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Annals of Hepatology, European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Transplant International, Therapeutic Advances in Gastroenterology, The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, Medical Science Monitor).