All Press Releases for January 30, 2018

Francisco Igor Macedo Celebrated for Excellence in Surgical Oncology

Dr. Macedo has been featured in the Annals of Surgical Oncology, the Journal of the American College of Surgeons and the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery

He has presented over 70 studies in academic world-renowned national and international conferences.

    MIAMI, FL, January 30, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Francisco Igor Macedo has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

An expert in the field of medicine, Dr. Macedo became a surgical oncologist at the University of Miami School of Medicine in 2017. Prior to obtaining this role, he was general surgery resident of General Surgery at the Michigan State University Southeast Campus, Providence Hospital and Medical Centers from 2012 to 2017. Dr. Macedo began his career as a medical student at the Universidade de Pernambuco, Brazil, where he obtained his medical degree. He then relocated to the United States to start surgical training. He has independently performed several robotic procedures and is credentialed to perform highly complex robotic surgery at any hospital in the United States.

To date, he has over 60 internationally recognized peer-reviewed publications in world-class journals. Among these, he is the first author and principal investigator in most publications. He has presented over 70 studies in academic world-renowned national and international conferences. Alongside with his academic appointments at University of Miami School of Medicine, including teaching and coordinating medical students and residents, he spends a great amount of time taking care of indigent and underprivileged patients at Jackson Memorial Hospital, the largest county hospital in the United States. Dr. Macedo is licensed to practice in the states of Florida and Michigan.

A respected voice in the industry, Dr. Macedo is affiliated with a number of professional organizations, including the American College of Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology. Inspired by his family, Dr. Macedo pursued a career in medicine due to their influence. Both of his parents are cardiologists, and his three older siblings are all medical professionals. Looking toward the future, Dr. Macedo intends to experience the continued growth and success of his career.

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