José Eduardo Rivo Vázquez











Born in Ourense (Spain) 1976

Thoracic Surgeon at University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela


Languages: Spanish, Galician, English, Portuguese

Education:  

Medical School: University of Santiago de Compostela (2000)

Thoracic surgeon: Vigo University Hospital (2006)

Ph D.: University of Vigo (2012)


Fellowships:

Hospital de Belvitge, Barcelona (2004)

Hospital Juan Canalejo, A Coruña (2005)

Royal Brompoton Hospital, London (2005)


Appointments:

Thoracic surgeon at Vigo University Hospital (2006-2010)

Thoracic surgeon at Santiago de Compostela University Hospital (Since 2011)


Teaching:

Member of the teaching and continuing education committee of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT). 2014-2018.

Member of the evaluation committee for the recertification of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT).

Teaching assistant at the University of Santiago de Compostela in the area of ​​knowledge of surgery (Since 2011)

Tutor of Residents at the Teaching Unit of Thoracic Surgery of the University Hospital Complex of Vigo. (2009-2010)

Tutor of Clinical Teaching of Thoracic Surgery of the students of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Santiago de Compostela in the Hospital University Complex of Vigo. Years 2006-2007


Other information:

Vice-president of SOGAPAR (Galician society for pathology of the respiratory system). Since November 2018

Member of the local organizing committee of the 52nd SEPAR congress. Santiago de Compostela, 2019

Definitive Surgery for Trauma Care Certificate (DSTC) of the Spanish Association of Surgeons and the International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care

Advanced Trauma Life Support Certificate (ATLS) by the Spanish Association of Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.

Member of the video-assisted thoracic surgery working group of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery

Member of mediaSECT (media committee and web 2.0 of SECT). Responsible for social networks of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT) (2014-2018).

Special interest areas:

General thoracic surgery; Thoracic oncology; VATS/Minimally invasive thoracic surgery; Thoracic trauma; ECMO; Teaching; Training in thoracic surgery; Data mining and big data; ICT and new technologies.