Paolo De Fabritiis
Paolo De Fabritiis is an Associate Professor of hematology at the University Tor Vergata and the Director of Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation Unit at St Eugenio Hospital in Rome, Italy. After the medicine degree obtained in 1979, he completed the Hematology School and Oncology School at La Sapienza University in Rome in 1982 and 1987, respectively. As a Postdoctoral Fellow, he spent two years (1982-1983) at the Department of Tumor Immunology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School of Boston on a research project aimed at the identification of new markers for bone marrow purging and development of innovative approaches for long-term marrow cultures. In 1988, he was appointed as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Hematology, La Sapienza University, under the supervision of Professor Franco Mandelli and from 1990 and 1991 as a Senior Registrar at the Department of Hematology, Hammersmith Hospital in London, under the supervision of Professor John Goldman and Prof. Lucio Luzzatto. He is the principal investigator of several national and international clinical trials, and his present major interests include stem cell transplantation, treatment of acute and chronic leukemias, and multiple myeloma. Professor de Fabritiis is an author or a coauthor of more than 120 articles published on international journals.
Biography Updated on 3 December 2009