CARMONA Francisco

  • Professor, University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Chief of Gynecology, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain

Francisco Carmona was born and raised in Spain, where he graduated from the University of Barcelona Faculty of Medicine in 1982. He became a specialist in obstetrics and gynaecology in Spain and obtained his doctoral degree in 1991. His main area of interest is endometriosis and benign gynaecological diseases.

He has published more than 100 scientific papers in peer review journals, more than 15 book chapters, and is scientific reviewer for several scientific journals including Human Reproduction, Fertility and Sterilty, and many others. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the journal Gynecological Surgery.

Professor Carmona has been member of the Board Committee of the European Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy and was the president of the 19th Congress of that Society. Currently he is member of the Executive Committee of the Sociedad Ibero-Americana de Endoscopia Ginecológica e Imagenología, and a member of the Advisory Committee of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy.

Professor Carmona has been a WES Ambassador since 2011.