Giuseppe Argenziano works as a Professor of dermatology at the Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy. He has established a successful pigmented lesion clinic particularly devoted to the development of dermoscopy and new methods for the clinical diagnosis of benign and malignant skin tumors. During his time at the university, he has supervised over 20 foreign students and 15 residents in dermatology. Over the past 10 years, he has established scientific collaborations with more than 100 colleagues from more than 20 nations and organized more than 30 national and international scientific activities, courses, and conferences (such as the Consensus Net Meeting on Dermoscopy, the International Short Course on Dermoscopy, and the First Congress of the International Dermoscopy Society). Argenziano is cofounder and General Secretary of the International Dermoscopy Society, Course Coordinator of the IMED 7003 e-learning course (Masters of Medicine), by the Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine Unit of the University of Queensland, and Faculty Member of the International Dermoscopy Diploma, an e-learning course by the Medical University of Graz. Professor Argenziano has authored more than 200 scientific articles and produced landmark primary publications and books in in the field of dermoscopy. Over the past 10 years, he has been invited as speaker and/or chairman to more than 250 national and international conferences in the field of melanoma. His combined publications have received a sum total of over 1,122 citations with an H-index value of 16.
Biography Updated on 2 March 2011