G. Parati is a Professor of Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, University of Milano-Bicocca. Also, he is the Head of the Department of Cardiology, S. Luca Hospital, IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milano, Italy. He received his M.D. degree from the University of Milan, Italy, and was Resident in Cardiology and in Internal Medicine at the Milan University Hospital, where he was awarded the Certificate of Specialist in Cardiology and Specialist in Internal Medicine. Professor Parati has been the Coordinator of the Laboratory for Cardiovascular Research, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, Milan, since 1991. Professor Parati’s research interests include ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and analysis of cardiovascular variability; pathophysiology and treatment of hypertension; congestive heart failure, sleep and the cardiovascular system; cardiovascular effects of hypoxia; cardiovascular pharmacology. Professor Parati is a Member of the International Society of Hypertension, European Society of Hypertension, European Society of Cardiology, and Italian Society of Cardiology and an International Fellow of the High Blood Pressure Council of the American Heart Association. He has published over 500 papers and serves on the review and editorial boards of several international journals.
Biography Updated on 13 February 2011