1985: M.D. degree (cum laude), Sapienza University of Rome, Italy 1988: Residency in Oncology (cum laude), Sapienza University of Rome, Italy 1986-1990: Fogarty Fellowship at the Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology (Dr. Jeffrey Schlom), National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland U.S.A. 1990-1992: Postgraduate fellow at the Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Platelet Pathophysiology. 1992-2005: Assistant at the Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Platelet Pathophysiology. 1993: Ph.D. in Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy 1995-2000: Tutor of General Pathology at the Sapienza University of Rome, Medical School, Experimental Course "Rome Parallel Track". 2005-present: Chief Laboratory of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine and Advanced Biotechnologies, IRCCS San Raffaele, Rome. 2007-2010: Contract Professor of General Pathology and Medical Oncology. Research Experience Dr. Ferroni research activity is committed to pathophysiology studies for the validation of new methods of analysis of ex vivo and in vivo platelet function, as well as the analysis of the mechanisms responsible for the thrombophilic state associated with cardiovascular disorders and/or cardiovascular risk factors, and cancer. Dr. Ferroni is coauthor of 133 full papers, 109 of which have been published on indexed journals [Total Impact Factor: 370 (average IF: 3.4), H index: 24], and 156 abstracts to National and International Conference, 62 of which published on indexed journals. Dr. Ferroni acts as a peer reviewer for many international Journals and is an active member of many Scientific Societies, such as the European Association for Cancer Research, the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis, the Italian Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis and the Italian Society of Internal Medicine.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2011