Abe Fingerhut, MD, FACS

Professor, past Chief of GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitaler Intercommunal Poissy, France, currently affiliated with the Section for Surgical Research (Prof Uranues) Department of Surgery, Medical University of Graz, Austria

Dr. Fingerhut has been involved in more than 90 multicenter randomized trials, mainly in colorectal surgery and surgical cancerology. He has been the principal investigator of several gastro-intestinal and pancreatic surgical studies. His translational research focuses on minimal access pancreatic surgery and prevention of anastomotic leakage in colorectal and biliary tract surgery (bile duct injury prevention).