Dr. [Prof. ] Karl Miller is Professor of Surgery, Vice President of the
Obesity Academy Austria. With over 22 years of experience in Obesity and
Metabolic disorders management as Bariatric Surgeon, he is one of the
pioneers of laparoscopic Bariatric surgery in Austria , where he was a
founding member of the Austrian Society for Obesity and Metabolic
Disorders which he presided over from 2000 till 2015.
Dr. [Prof. ] Miller also served as president of the International Federation
for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO) 2010 -2011 and
presided over the IFSO World Congress that he organised in 2015. He is
active trainer and serves as faculty surgeon of several world renowned
medical training centres, such as IRCAD Strasbourg, France, the European
Surgical Institute, Hamburg and the Sharjah Surgical Institute, UAE.
Dr. [Prof]. Miller is also an active clinical researcher and has authored over
110 clinical research publications and 21 books. He is editorial board
member of several medical journals such as Obesity Surgery, Surgery of
Obesity and Related Diseases, World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy,
Video surgery and Minimally Invasive Techniques and Archives of Obesity.