Luigi Gennari received his M.D. degree at the University of Siena, Siena, Italy, in June 1993; an advanced degree in endocrinology and metabolic diseases at the University of Florence, Florence, Italy, in December 1998; and a Ph.D. degree in endocrinology, in March 2003. Since October 1, 2002, Gennari has served as an Assistant Professor of internal medicine at the Metabolic Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neurosciences of the University of Siena, Italy. He is currently a Member of the Scientific Board of the Italian Patients Society of Paget’s Disease of Bone and a Member of the Editorial Boards of Osteoporosis International and the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. In 1999, he received the Premio Mario Carrozzo Award from the Italian Society of Osteoporosis, and in 2002, he got the Premio Angelo Caniggia Award from the Italian Society of Osteoporosis, Mineral Metabolism, and Skeletal Diseases. In 2004, he was appointed as a Member of the Advisory Medical Panel of the Paget Foundation. His main research interests include calcium and phosphate metabolism, metabolic bone disease, Paget’s disease of bone, hereditary skeletal diseases, genetics, and endocrinology.
Biography Updated on 15 November 2013