Cardiac Surgeon, adjunct professor of cardiac surgery at the University Cardiovascular Center, National Institute of Cardiac Surgery, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Professor Victor Dayan has graduated as Medical Doctor and Cardiac Surgeon from the University of the Republic of Uruguay, to which he currently contributes as associate professor. He is the current president of the Uruguayan Society of Cardiology. He completed his PhD at the University of the Republic of Uruguay and a postdoctoral research fellowship at the University of Toronto. Additionally, he was certificated in Surgical Leadership at Harvard University. Dr. Dayan has been the author of over 70 peer-reviewed articles, 40 of them indexed at Pubmed. He is active member and associate editor of the American Association of Thoracic Surgery and of the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Moreover, he is member of the Coronary Revascularization Task Force of the European Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. Recently, he enrolled a Master program in Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.