Dear Colleagues and Friends,
it is a great honor for me to invite you to the Workshop on “Innovation in Pediatric Surgery” that will be held at the University of Pavia, Italy, on October 5th, 2023, just before the 36th International Symposium on Pediatric Surgical Research.
The Workshop will focus on many innovative aspects in pediatric surgery though the wide experience of famous Guest Lecturers. The Meeting will space from fetal to neonatal and long-term outcome of thoracic, gastrointestinal and urological diseases.
Research on regenerative medicine, tissue engineering and oncology play a key role.
Moreover, all high technologies from robotics to MIS simulation and metaversus will be highlighted in order to update the best surgical care for children offering the highest standards of education, training and research.
Pavia is a wonderful, cultivated ancient city in the north-west of Italy, well-known for the prestigious University, established in 825 by Lotario and recognized in 1361 by Charles IV. Famous scientists, as Alessandro Volta, Rector of the University, Antonio Scarpa, the Anatomist Camillo Golgi, Neuroscientist, awarded by the Nobel, like more recently Giulio Natta, and Carlo Rubbia, were professors at Pavia University. Literates and writers as Ugo Foscolo, Carlo Goldoni and Vincenzo Monti were some of the prestigious intellectuals. At the present time, the University has a Campus with about 24.000 students and 18 ancient Colleges, having collaborations with 400 foreign Universities. Among the countless and beautiful historical sites, the Certosa of Pavia is certainly the best known.
Thanking all the people that will join us,
I wish you a profitable meeting and a wonderful time in Pavia