Luciana Dini is a Full Professor of comparative anatomy and cytology, Disteba, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy, a Member of the Ph.D. School in Biology and Biotechnology University of Salento, and Director of the Master I level of the University of Salento, data manager in oncology: expert in the design and management of a clinical study and microscopy: a tool for industrial quality and environmental monitoring, ISUFI, University of Lecce 2000/2001. She is responsible for the Socrates/ Erasmus/LLP program for the Faculty of Science and teacher for Ph.D. School in Biology and Biotechnology University of Lecce. Her professional awards include Società Nazionale di Scienze Lettere ed Arti in Napoli as best work in the field of cellular biology, 1987, and she received gold medals from the University of Yerevan, Armenia, in 2003 and 2005. In 2005, she received Laurea degree ad honorem in medicine from the Medical state University of Yerevan, Yerevan, Armenia. She has been cited as Outstanding Research in the following books: Who’s Who in Science and Engineering since 2003 and 2000 Outstanding Scientists of the 21st Century. Her research activity is documented by over 200 papers in international journals and book chapters and proceedings and by about 200 communications to conferences. She was invited as speaker and participated in several international conferences contributing with either oral or poster presentations. She gave lectures to many national and international institutes. She organized many international conferences, theoretical-practical schools, and thematic courses. She served as member of various professional societies: from 1994 to 1996 Board Member of the S.I.M.E. (Italian Society of Electron Microscope), 2000/2001 Vice-President of S.I.M.E., and, since 2003, Board Member of G.E.I. (Embryological Italian Group).
Biography Updated on 22 December 2014