Giacomo Murana joined the residency program in cardiac surgery at Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna. During the training he participate as fellow at the Cardiothoracic Surgery Dpt. in St. Antonious Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, The Netherlands. Currently, he is a staff member of the Division of Cardiac Surgery at IRCCS-Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria di Bologna Directed by Prof. D. Pacini at S. Orsola Hospital in Bologna, Italy. His areas of interest are aortic and vascular surgery, endovascular and hybrid techniques for the treatment of the arch and thoraco-abdominal diseases.