Lines of research

The Department of Surgery, Dentistry, Paediatrics and Gynaecology’s point of strength is its excellence in research and solid international outlook.
The Department encourages individual studies as well as interdisciplinary studies, stimulating the sharing of academic results with other universities and institutions and cultivating numerous collaborations, both in Europe and further afield, through international agreements, visiting professors and other initiatives.

Department members are involved in teaching and academic research in the fields of pathophysiology, surgical and anaesthetic methodological approaches, clinical and therapeutic applications in general and specialised surgery for diseases including cancer, from childhood to adultood, especially in the areas of anesthesia and intensive care, cardiac surgery and hepato-bilio-pancreatic, vascular, thoracic, urological, orthopaedic, maxillofacial, plastic and reconstructive treatments, odontostomatology, ENT, gynaecology and neuropsychiatry.