Giuseppe Argenziano works as a Professor of dermatology at the Second University of Naples, Italy. He has established a successful pigmented lesion clinic particularly devoted to the development of dermoscopy and new methods for the clinical diagnosis of benign and malignant skin tumors. During his time at the university, he has supervised over 20 foreign students and 15 residents in Dermatology. Over the past 10 years, he has established scientific collaborations with more than 100 colleagues from more than 20 nations, and organized more than 30 national and international scientific activities, courses, and conferences (such as the Consensus Net Meeting on Dermoscopy, the International Short Course on Dermoscopy, and the First Congress of the International Dermoscopy Society). He is the Cofounder and President Elect of the International Dermoscopy Society; Course Coordinator of the IMED 7003 e-learning course (Masters of Medicine), by the Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine Unit of the University of Queensland; a faculty member of the International Dermoscopy Diploma, an e-learning course by the Medical University of Graz. Professor Argenziano has authored more than 230 scientific articles and produced landmark primary publications and books in the field of dermoscopy. Over the past 10 years, he has been invited as a Speaker and/or Chairman in about 300 national and international conferences in the field of melanoma. His combined publications have received a sum total of over 1451 citations with an H-index value of 19 (August 2009).
Biography Updated on 25 November 2009