Francesco Di Raimondo

Catania University, Italy 0000-0002-7749-0293

Date of birth 19/12/56, Catania, Italy. Graduate in Medicine and Surgery on Nov. 1980 at the University of Catania – Italy with full marks. In July 1983 postgraduate in Hematology at the University of Catania – Italy with full marks.From Nov. 1985 to Sept. 1986 post doctoral fellow at the Department of Clinical Immunology of M. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, Texas.From 1988 to 2001 assistant at the Division of Hematology, Ospedale Ferrarotto, Catania, Italy. From June 2001 he has been appointed as Associate Professor at the Division of Hematology – University of Catania and from July 2010 as Full Professor of Hematology at the same University. From July 2008 he is Director of the Division of Hematology- University of Catania at Ospedale Ferrarotto. From Nov 2002 to Nov 2005 and from Nov 2007 up today, Director of the Post-Graduate School of Hematology at the University of Catania. . From October 2009 he is member of the National Board of the Italian Society of Hematology (SIE) From 2008 up to now is member of the “Myeloma WP” of the Italian GIMEMA group. From aug 2011 to sept 2013 he has been also member of the National Board of the Fondazione Italiana Linfomi (FIL). He is the coordinator of a regional (Sicilian) group for diagnosis and treatment of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. From 2012 he is member of the Regional Ethical Committee. He is member of Italian Society of Hematology, American Society of Hematology, Italian Association of Medical Oncology and U.T. M.D. Anderson Associates. He has been member of the Editorial Board of the Journal Haematologica and Acta Haematologica. He is co-author of - 30 peer reviewed papers in national journals - 160 peer reviewed papers in international journals

Biography Updated on 19 April 2014

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