Present Position Professor of Endocrinology, Medical School of the University of Pisa; Head First Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University Hospital of Pisa; Director, First Postgraduate School of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, University of Pisa; Head, WHO Collaborating Center for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Thyroid Cancer and Other Thyroid Diseases; Regional Coordinator for West Central Europe of the International Council for the Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders; President University Press of Pisa; President, National Committee of Postgraduate Schools of Medical Specialties, Ministry of University and Ministry of Health. Research Training and Experience in Foreign Institutions Laboratoire de Biochimie Médicale, University of Marseille, France; Laboratory of Endocrinology, University of Barcelona, Spain; Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass., U.S.A; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass., U.S.A. Scientific Societies: Membership and Functions President, Italian Association of Thyroid; Former President, European Thyroid Association, Italian Society of Endocrinology, Former President, Italian Society of Endocrinology; Former President Cooperation Group of Immunology; Former Vice President, Italian Federation of Immunology Societies. Member of: ETA, ATA, LATS, AES, ICCIDD; EES, RSM, AOTA, IAT. Editorial Activities International: Founder and Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Endocrinological Investigation; The Endocrinologist. Polish Journal of Endocrinology. Obesity and Metabolism. Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology and Metabolism. Publications International: Author or co-author of 547 scientific articles; Editor or co-editor of 8 international volumes; Author or co-author of chapters in Textbooks. National: Author or co-author more than 250 articles in national journals;Editor or co-editor of 20 volumes; Author or co-author of 80 chapters in Textbooks.
Biography Updated on 15 December 2010