Consultant in surgical oncology in the comprehensive cancer centre of Lyon since 2013.

PhD degree awarded in 2015 about innovative techniques in liver surgery.

Clinical speciality: hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, mini-invasive surgery

Research speciality: translational research, clinical research, HIFU

Antonin Poncet Price Laureate (2010)

Grant from the French National Cancer Institute (INCa) for translational research (2010)

Best communication "Journées Francophones d'Hépatologie et d'Oncologie Digestive JFHOD" (2014)

Grant from the European Society of Surgical Oncology ESSO (2017)

Grant from the Nuovo-Soldati fundation (2017)

 

Five main publications:

1 - Efficacy of high-intensity focused ultrasound-assisted hepatic resection (HIFU-AR) on blood loss reduction in patients with liver metastases requiring hepatectomy: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Dupré A, Pérol D, Blanc E, Peyrat P, Basso V, Chen Y, Vincenot J, Kocot A, Melodelima D, Rivoire M. Trials. 2017 6;18(1):57.

2 - Thermal Ablation of the Pancreas With Intraoperative High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound: Safety and Efficacy in a Porcine Model.

Dupré A, Melodelima D, Pflieger H, Chen Y, Vincenot J, Kocot A, Langonnet S, Rivoire M. Pancreas. 2017; 46(2):219-224

3 - First clinical experience of intra-operative high intensity focused ultrasound in patients with colorectal liver metastases: a phase I-IIa study.

Dupré A, Melodelima D, Pérol D, Chen Y, Vincenot J, Chapelon JY, Rivoire M. PLoS One. 2015; 10(2):e0118212

4 - Adhesion barriers for abdominal surgery and oncology.

Dupré A, Pérol D, Rivoire M. Lancet. 2014; 384(9943):580-1

5 - Use of Bioresorbable Membranes to Reduce Abdominal and Peri-Hepatic Adhesions in Two-Stage Hepatectomy of Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer: Results of a Randomized Controlled Phase II Trial.

Dupre A, Lefranc A, Buc E, Delpero JR, Quenet F, Passot G, Evrard S, Rivoire M. Ann Surg 2013; 258(1):30-6