Anna Morandi, born in 1986, graduated in Medicine in 2011 at Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy. She
specialized in Pediatric Surgery in 2017 at Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy. From 2017 she works as
Consultant in Pediatric Surgery at the Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda
Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico of Milano, directed by Dr. Ernesto Leva.  During her training she had several international experiences in the field of Pediatric Surgery, first attending the Department of Pediatric Surgery of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital of London (UK) in 2009, then working at Medizinische Hochschule Hannover (Germany) in 2014 and then working as Registrar in Pediatric Surgery at Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital in Cape Town (South Africa) in 2016. She has particular interest in the field of Colorectal Surgery and congenital malformations, being involved in the clinical, surgical and research aspects of these diseases. She has published more than 50 papers in international journals. She is part of the ARM-Net Consortium, being a member of the Steering Committee since June 2018.
 “I work in the colorectal center of our Hospital, being involved both in the surgical treatment and in the long-term follow-up of patients with ARM, in strong collaboration with other specialists to offer a multidisciplinary treatment to our patients. I am very pleased to be involved in the activities of the ARM-Net Consortium. It offers an excellent international share of knowledge, promoting research at the same time to improve the outcome of patients with ARM. It is an honor to be part of it, and to give a contribution to its work.”