Journal of Clinical Nursing and Practice

Alfio Ferlito

Alfio Ferlito, MD
Professor, Department of Surgical Sciences
University of Udine, Italy


Professor Ferlito is the Director of the Department of Surgical Sciences at the University of Udine School of Medicine from 2003 to 2009 and Professor and Chairman of the ENT Clinic at the same University from 1997 to 2013. He worked at the ENT Department of   Padua University from 1970 to 1997.  Since 2009 he is the Coordinator of the International Head Neck Scientific Group. Professor Ferlito has collaborated in writing articles, editorials, commentaries, Consensus statement Consensus statementconsensus statements, letters to the editor, special issues, book chapters and books with 671 international experts. He has edited a three-volume book and co-authored two books. Professor Ferlito has been author or co-author of 680 referred publications in 78 medical journals and 54 chapters in various books. He serves/served as editor, co-editor, assistant editor or reviewer for the 907  journals. Professor Ferlito has been honored with several distinctions from professional ENT Societies including two Presidential Citations from the American Laryngological Association for his contributions made to the field of laryngology and the association. Professor Ferlito has delivered prestigious lectures all over the world.

Research Interest

One of his chief interests is the promotion of international cooperation in head and neck surgery, clinical practice, teaching and research.