FMUL Professor Jorge Mineiro honoured by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
The presentation of diplomas by the Royal College of Surgeons took place in Edinburgh on 16 March. Three individuals who distinguished themselves worldwide in their professional areas were honoured at this ceremony with the award Fellowship Ad Hominem:
- Professor Takeshi Sano from Tokyo in the area of general surgery
- Professor Jean Michel Dubernard from Lyon in the area of Urology and Transplantation
- Professor Jorge Mineiro from Lisbon in the area of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Professor Jorge Mineiro, of the Faculty of Medicine of Lisbon, was honoured for his work on behalf of European Orthopaedics as chairman of the examination offered by the European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, which he has been responsible for over the last eleven years.