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Giovanni Stellin

Academic appointments

1975-1977                Instructor – Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Padova, Italy

1991-1994                Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Padova Medical School, Italy

1984-2000                Professor of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Postgraduate School of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Padova, Italy

1991-until now          Professor of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Postgraduate School of Pediatric Surgery, University of Padova, Italy

  • Professor of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Postgraduate School of Pediatrics, University of Padova, Italy
  • Full Professor of Cardiac Surgery, University of Padova
  • Director of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Unit

2010                       Professor and Chairman of Cardiac Surgery, University of Padova Medical School

 

Activities in Scientific Societies

1986-1990                Secretary “International Society of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Aldo R. Castañeda”

1992-1995                President “International Society of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Aldo R. Castañeda”

  • Board member: “Società Italiana di Cardiologia Pediatrica”

1999-2003                Secretary and Board member of the “European Congenital

Heart Surgeon Association” (ECHSA)

Since 1999               Member of “The Aristotle Score Project”

Since 2002               Member of “The International Society for Nomenclature of

Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease” (ISNPCHD)

2004-2008                President of the ECHSA

2003-2007                Councilor of the Association for European Pediatric Cardiology (AEPC)

2011-2014                President of the “ World Society for Pediatric and    Congenital Heart Surgery”

2015                         Honorary CHSS member

2016                         Honorary ECHSA member

 

Activities in Scientific Journals

Co-Editor of Annals of Thoracic Surgery for volume 60, number 6 (suppl.) December 1995

Member of the International Editorial Board “Cardiology in the Young”

Reviewer for Annals of Thoracic Surgery

Reviewer for European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Reviewer for Cardiology in the Young

 

Membership in Professional Societies

  • Association for European Pediatric Cardiology (AEPC)
  • European Society for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • International Society of Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery Aldo R. Castañeda
  • European Cardiac Heart Surgeon Foundation (ECHSF) (Founding Member)
  • Società Italiana di Chirurgia Cardiaca e Cardiovascolare
  • Società Italiana di Cardiologia Pediatrica
  • Società Italiana di Chirurgia Cardiovascolare
  • Nord Italian Transplant
  • International Nomenclature Mapping Working Group for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
  • Complexity Score Working Group

International achievements

 International Nomenclature Mapping Working Group for Pediatric and Congenital

  

Major research interest

  1. Correction of complex congenital heart malformations in the neonatal period
  2. Stage correction for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  3. Intraoperative epicardial Echocardiography
  4. Transatrial repair of Tetralogy of Fallot in early infancy
  5. Repair malformed mitral valve in children
  6. Completed A-V canal repair in early infancy
  7. Subpulmonary ventricle retraining in rats
  8. Minimally invasive surgery for correction of CHDs
  9. Multicentric studies on Adults with CHDs
  10. Sparing of pulmonary annulus in reparing Tetralogy of Fallot
  11. The 1+1/2 repair of coplex congenital heart malformation with an hypoplastic subpolmonary ventricle