Consultant in Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. Hospital Clínic Barcelona, Spain
Dr. Ricard Navarro (Co-IP), anaesthesiologist, specialized in cardiothoracic anaesthesia in Papworth Hospital, NHS foundation Trust, UK. He is a member of the Thoracic Sub-Committee and Education Sub-Committee of the European Association of CardioThoracic Anaesthesia (EACTA) and director of the Trainee Exchange Programme in Thoracic Anaesthesia of the EACTA in Hospital Clinic Barcelona. His main field of interest is the implementation of strategies to decrease the impact of perioperative complications to improve the outcome in surgical patients. These include preoperative actions such as the implementation of prehabilitation, intraoperative strategies to decrease postoperative complications and application enhanced recovery programmes such as ERAS (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery).
He is a regular speaker in national and international congresses and courses and has published multiple papers in the cardiothoracic surgery field.