Name: Fernando Cózar Bernal
Position: Thoracic Surgeon
Physician specialist area in Thoracic Surgery- Virgen Macarena University Hospital. Sevilla (Spain). ugust 2018 – present.
Active publication in books and scientific journals on thorax surgery at a national and international level.
Dr. Cózar shows great interest in thoracic oncology being currently, an active member of the Thoracic Tumors Committees of the Hospitals Juan Ramón Jiménez (Huelva), Virgen Macarena (Seville) and Virgen de Valme (Seville).
Throughout his professional career he has been linked to various multidisciplinary committees such as the Thoracic Tumors Committee of the Complejo Hospitalario de Jaén (2016-2018), the Lung Tumors Committee of the National Cancer Institute, Santiago de Chile (February-December 2015) and the Lung Cancer Subcommittee of the Virgen Macarena University Hospital (2009 to 2014).
Experience in Videothoracoscopic Surgery and Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery in the pioneering Service of this technique in Spain, the General and Thoracic Surgery Service of the Virgen Macarena University Hospital (Seville) under the Head of Service of Professor Doctor Jesús Loscertales Abril.
Clinical mentor of Medicine students (2018-present).
Mentor of Thoracic Surgery residents at the Virgen Macarena University Hospital.
Member of the Board of Directors of NEUMOSUR (Association of Pulmonologists and Thoracic Surgeons of the South) in Thoracic Surgery.
Member of the institutional relations and professional affairs committee of the SECT (Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery).
Member of the institutional relations committee of SEPAR (Spanish Society of Pathology of the Respiratory System).