Raul Embun, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Miguel Servet, Zaragoza, Spain

Dr Raul Embun was graduated in Medicine at the University of Zaragoza (Spain) in 2000. He completed his residency in General Thoracic Surgery at the University Hospital Miguel Servet (Zaragoza) in 2006 and, currently, he works as a thoracic surgeon at Miguel Servet & Lozano Blesa University Hospitals, both of them in the same city.

Dr Raul Embun obtained his Doctorate in Medicine at the University of Zaragoza, where he is developing his teaching activity as Professor of Surgery since 2016.

His focus is on thoracic oncology and minimal invasive surgery, having performed a visiting programme at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York) in 2008. He coordinated the Scientific Committee of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery from 2014 to 2018 and, currently, he is leading the Spanish Group of Video-assisted Thoracic Surgery, composed of 36 departments. Since 2010, Dr Raul Embun is collaborating as Professor of Experimental Surgery at the Minimally Invasive Surgery Centre Jesús Usón in Cáceres (Spain), which is the most experienced national institution in surgical training.

Recently, Dr Raul Embun obtained an MBA in Healthcare at the International University Menández Pelayo.

Terms of Appointment: Oct 2019 – Oct 2021