Personal Information Born: January 26 1954 – Roana – Vicenza, Italy Home address: Via Dignano 7, 35135 Padova. Italy. Phone: +39049609884 Present position Associate Professor of Internal Medicine Education University of Padova Graduation in Medicine and Surgery in 1980; Specialist Board of Gastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in 1984: Specialist Board of Internal Medicine in 1989 University of Milan PhD Degree in Medical Pathophysiology in 1994 Academic and Clinical Positions Fellowship at the Liver Unit of Hospital Clinic y Provincial, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain (1992-1994) Associate Professor of Internal Medicine (December 2002-present) Scientific Responsabilities Head of a research group. The group works on the pathophysiology and complication of portal hypertension, liver transplantation and it collaborates jointly with several Italian and foreign research centres. Scientific Director of the Laboratory of Experimental Hepatology of the Dept. of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Padova, Italy Head of a research group which works on liver transplantation. Teaching activity School of Medicine, University of Padua: Scientific activities 1) Author of more than 100 original articles of indexed international journals (impact factor = 706.053) as follows: Cell, Journal of Clinical Investigation, Hepatology, Gastroenterology, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, Gut, Journal of Hepatology, and others. 2) Member of various scientific Society as follows; AISF, EASL, AASLD 4) Associate editor of journal of Hepatology and Reviewer for Hepatology, Gut, American journal of Gastroenterology, European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Liver International.
Biography Updated on 26 December 2010