Dr. Salvador Morales Conde

Head of Surgery at Quirónsalud Sagrado Corazón Hospital in Seville

Dr. Salvador Morales Conde is an expert in laparoscopic techniques. He is the President of the European Congress of Laparoscopic Surgery, which will be held in Seville in 2019. He is the Co-ordinator of the Innovation in Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit, Gastro-Oesophageal and Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery at the Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville, as well as Head of Department at Quirónsalud Sagrado Corazón Hospital.

Professional experience
  • Head of Surgery at Quirónsalud Sagrado Corazón Hospital in Seville (Spain).
  • Corresponding Academic of the Royal Academy of Medicine and Surgery of Seville.
  • Corresponding Academic of the Royal Academy of Medicine and Surgery of Lugo.
  • Head of the Innovation in Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit at the Surgical Department of Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville (Spain).
  • Co-ordinator of the Endoscopic Surgery Division of the Spanish Association of Surgeons.
  • Ex-co-ordinator of the Abdominal Wall and Sutures Division of the Spanish Association of Surgeons.
Membership in scientific societies
  • Board Member of the Technology Division of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons (EAES).
  • Board Member of the European Registry of Abdominal Wall Hernias (EuraHS).
Research and teaching
  • Director de 6 Doctoral Theses: all of which earned Cum Laude qualifications.
  • Winner of several research and scientific awards.
  • Numerous publications in journals and books.
  • Attends courses and conferences to complement his training.
  • Professor of practical surgical courses: 20 experimental abdominal surgery courses and 52 practical laparoscopic surgery courses.
Languages for clinical practice
  • Spanish