Claudia Gragnoli holds the M.D. and Ph.D. degrees. She serves as an endocrinologist who has been working in the genetics of maturity-onset diabetes of the young (MODY) and type 2 diabetes (T2D), mostly in the Italian population. She graduated in medicine and surgery and became an endocrinologist at the University of Rome La Sapienza. She performed her research at the University of Rome La Sapienza, at the University of Chicago as a JDFI Fellow and a Research Associate, at the University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy, where she obtained her Ph.D. degree, and at Harvard Medical School, where she was a Research Fellow, an Instructor, an International Rotary Ambassador, and an NIH Training Fellow, and she has been lecturing/tutoring human genetics of complex disorders/endocrinology/chemistry and cell biology. She serves as the Director of the Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Monogenic and Complex Disorders at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and as an Assistant Professor in Medicine at Penn State University College of Medicine. Moreover, she works with the Faculty Committee of the Penn State University Ph.D. Programs in Cellular and Molecular Physiology and in Human Genetics and of the M.D./Ph.D. Program. She holds a Joint Assistant Professor appointment in Cellular and Molecular Physiology and in Public Health Sciences at Penn State University College of Medicine. Also, she holds a Joint Associate Professor appointment in biology at Temple University College of Science and Technology, Philadelphia, Penn, USA. Dr. Gragnoli teaches to graduate Ph.D., medical students, residents, and fellows at Penn State College of Medicine, and she is an attending physician in endocrinology at Penn State Hershey Medical Center.
Biography Updated on 8 April 2012