This is a new communications sub-committee formed to drive social media activity across the society’s online platforms, tailoring content for the next generation of aspiring colorectal surgeons across Europe and beyond. The Social Media Sub-Committee is led by Young ESCP members.

Vittoria Bellato

Vittoria Bellato

Vittoria Bellato

Current position

Colorectal surgery fellow, St. Mark’s Hospital, London, UK

Medical school

Graduated in Medicine and Surgery in 2013 at University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy

General surgical and colorectal training

  • Department of Pancreatic Surgery, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy
  • Department of Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy
  • Department of Colorectal Surgery, AMC, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Department of Surgery, Tokyo cancer Institute, Tokyo, Japan

Main clinical and research interests

  • Colorectal cancer and lateral node dissection
  • Minimally invasive surgery (TaTME, SPL)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Member of the Social Media Sub-Committee since

May 2020

Additional information

Twitter handle: @vittoriabellat0

LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/in/vittoria-bellato-1269751a2

Miguel Cunha

Miguel Cunha

Miguel Cunha

Current position

General surgery last year trainee, Algarve Hospital University Centre, Portimão, Portugal. Since January 2014.

Medical school

Master of Medicine at Faculdade de Ciências Médicas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal (2006-2011)

General surgical and colorectal training

  • Hospital de Cascais, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Algarve Hospital University Centre, Portimão, Portugal
  • Hospital Curry Cabral, Lisboa Portugal
  • Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain

Main clinical and research interests

  • Collaborative research
  • Colorectal surgery, colorectal cancer
  • Epigenetics
  • Global surgery

Member of the Social Media Sub-Committee since

May 2020

Additional information

  • 2008-2009: Member of the Student Association, Head of the Recreational Department
  • 2019: ESCP Fellowship in minimally-invasive oncologic colorectal surgery at Hospital del Mar, Barcelona
  • Since 2019: Executive Member of PT Surg (a Portuguese general surgery collaborative research group)

Twitter handle: @MiguelFCunha86

Zoe Garoufalia

Zoe Garoufalia

 Zoe Garoufalia

Current position

Honorary Clinical Fellow, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, UK (since March 2020)

Medical school

School of Medicine of the Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece (graduated in 2013)

General surgical and colorectal training

  • Transplantation Unit, Laiko University Hospital, Athens, Greece
  • Second Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Laiko University Hospital, Athens, Greece
  • Colorectal Department, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, UK

Main clinical and research interests

  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Minimally-invasive colorectal surgery

Member of the Social Media Sub-Committee since

May 2020

Additional information

  • PhD Candidate 

Twitter handle: @ZGaroufalia

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zoe-garoufalia-805989a8/

Rohan Gujjuri

Rohan Gujjuri

Rohan Gujjuri

Current position

Medical Student at the University of Birmingham

Medical school

University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK (2016 – Current)

Main clinical and research interests

  • Collaborative research
  • Global surgery
  • Colorectal and upper GI surgery

Member of the Social Media Sub-Committee since

2020

Additional information

  • EuroSurg Steering Committee
  • Lifebox Global Surgery Ambassabor UK

Twitter handle: @RohanGujjuri

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rohan-gujjuri-a0568b1a0/

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