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Fourth Edition Day of Italian Research in the World | New Minimally Invasive Techniques in Cardiac Surgery
The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation is pleased to present the fourth edition of the Day of Italian Research in the World through its network of diplomatic offices throughout the globe, highlighting the contribution of Italian researchers in the fields of science, technology and innovation.

New Minimally Invasive Techniques in Cardiac Surgery
Dr. Gianluigi Bisleri
Associate Professor | Division of Cardiac Surgery | University of Toronto
Surgeon | St. Michael's Hospital
Investigator | Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

Opening Remarks by the Consul General of Italy in Toronto, Eugenio Sgrò

Apr 15, 2021 04:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Dr. Gianluigi Bisleri
Cardiovascular Surgeon and Associate Professor @Division of Cardiac Surgery at the University of Toronto (St. Michael's Hospital)
Dr. Bisleri graduated from the University of Brescia Medical School in Brescia, Italy, summa cum laude in 2001. Following a residency in cardiac surgery at the University of Padua, he completed a research fellowship in arrhythmia and minimally invasive/robotic surgery at the Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, and clinical fellowships in the Silesian Centre for Heart Diseases in Zabrze, Poland, and at the Essex Cardiothoracic Center, Basildon University Hospital, Basildon, U.K. From 2006 to 2016 he was a cardiac surgeon at the University of Brescia Medical School, where he became first assistant and then Associate Professor of Surgery as well as Co-Director of the Arrhythmia Program and Director of the Aortic Surgery Program. From 2016 to 2020, Dr. Bisleri joined Queen’s University and the Kingston Health Sciences Centre, where his expertise contributed to the development of novel approaches for minimally invasive cardiac surgery and the treatment of cardiac arrhythmia