Paola Muti had the M.D. degree from the University of Pisa, Italy, in 1984 and the M.S. degree (epidemiology) from State University of New York at Buffalo in 1993. Muti works as a Professor and Dofasco Chair in Experimental Cancer Therapeutics at the Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Adjunct Professor at the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, and Adjunct Professor at the Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University. Muti has got the license to practice medicine in Italy in 1984. The areas of expertise are cancer prevention, cancer chemoprevention, metabolic/pathologic epidemiology, molecular epidemiology, cancer etiology, biomarker discovery, and endocrinology and cancer. Muti is a Member of the following organizations: American Association for Cancer Research, American College of Epidemiology, Society for Epidemiologic Research, New York Academy of Sciences, American Association for the Advancement of Science, European Association for Cancer Research, Italian Society of Epidemiology, Italian Medical Association, and Women in Cancer Research; a Permanent Member of Epidemiology and Disease Control (EPIC), NIH Study Section; a Vice President at the High Council for Health. In addition, Muti is an Associate Editor of Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention and Cancer Biomarkers; an Editorial Board Member of Journal of Cancer Epidemiology, Hormone Molecular Biology & Clinical Investigation, and Frontiers in Molecular and Cellular Oncology; a Reviewer of American Journal of Epidemiology, Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention, International Journal of Cancer, Nutrition and Cancer, Cancer, Epidemiology, Cancer Research, Clinical Cancer Research, Public Health Nutrition, European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, International Journal of Immunopathology and Pharmacology, and European Journal of Inflammation.