Aleksandar P. Simić, MD, PhD, Professor of Surgery and Head
2011. Postgraduate course „The Surgeon in the Management of Gastric and Esophageal Diseases“. The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary tract Maintenance of Certification Course. Chicago, Illinois, USA.
2005. Laparoscopic Advanced Course “Minimally invasive operating techniques in visceral surgery (Curriculum III)”, European Surgical Institute. Hamburg-Norderstedt, Germany .
2001. Postgraduate course “Esophageal function testing – what the GI surgeon needs to know”, American College of Surgeons. 87th Annual Clinical Congress. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
2001. International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus Annual Scholarship Award 2000
Prof. DeMeester. Department of Foregut Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
2000. Fellowship in General Surgery. Department of Surgery, Vinzenz Pallotti Hospital, Köln, Germany
1988. Student fellowship. Department of Abdominal and General Surgery, Universitz of Illinois at Chicago, USA. Prof. dr Loyd M. Nyhus.
Awards and Honors
2011. Recipient of the 2010 Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery (JOGS) Best Article Award.
2009. Award of the City of Belgrade in the field of Medicine.
2005. Honorary fellow of the Brazilian College of Surgeons (Honorario Estranero de Colegio Brasileiro de Cirurgioes, FCBC), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.
2000. International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus Annual Scholarship Award (International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus – ISDE), Tokio, Japan.
1999. Award of the Andrejević Foundation , Belgrade.
1988. University award of the City of Belgrade in the field of Medicine.
Membership in Professional Societies
SSAT – Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
CBC – Brazilian College of Surgery
ISDE – International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus
ESE – European Society of Esophagology
OESO – World Organization for Specialized Studies on Diseases of the Esophagus
- Four monographs
- 6 book chapters
- 12 papers indexed in CC or SCI journals
- 32 papers indexed in Medline and 17 in full in scientific journals and proceedings of Congress.
- 80 works as abstracts at international conferences and 55 national conferences.
- Over thirty invited lectures at international experts meetings
- Over 200 scientific publications