Dr. Azagury Promoted to Chief of Bariatric & MIS Surgery

January 13, 2020

Dr. Dan Azagury will become Chief of the Section of Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery in the Division of General Surgery effective February 16, 2020.

"After a national search, it was clear that [Dr. Azagury] has the best vision and drive to lead the section to new heights!" said Division Chief Dr. Electron Kebebew in an announcement to faculty. "We are grateful to Dr. Dan Eisenberg who chaired the search committee."

Dr. Azagury performed his residency in Switzerland before completing a fellowship in bariatric and MIS at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. He is also the director for education of the Biodesign Fellowship program and co-directs the Japan Biodesign partnership program.