Christian Toso MD, PhD received his medical degree from the University of Geneva, Switzerland in 1997. After a general surgery training in Switzerland, he underwent a clinical hepato-bilio-pancreatic and transplant surgery fellowship at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. In 2008, he obtained a PhD in immunology and surgical research from the same institution. Since 2009, he has been working as a staff surgeon at the Geneva University Hospitals, currently as a full Professor, Head of the Division of abdominal surgery.

Dr. Toso’s academic activity includes both clinical and basic studies. His main research interests focus on hepatocellular carcinoma, liver transplantation and surgery. His work has been supported by national and international grants. He has authorized more than 250 articles and textbook chapters.