Andrea Giusti was born in Genova, Italy, in 1974. He received the M.D. degree (summa cum laude) in the 2000 (University of Genova) and the Specialist in Geriatrics and Gerontology degree from the Genova University in 2004. Since 2001, he works at the Department of Gerontology and Musculoskeletal Sciences of the Galliera Hospital (Genova, Italy). In 2009-2010, he served as a Senior Researcher in the Bone Clinic of the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases at the Leiden University Medical Center. Presently, he works as a Medical Director 1st level in the Bone Clinic of the Department of Gerontology and Musculoskeletal Sciences of the Galliera Hospital. He is mainly interested in osteoporosis and metabolic bone diseases, secondary hyperparathyroidism and vitamin D deficiency, bisphosphonates, and atypical femoral fractures and hip fractures. In 2008, he was the recipient of the ASBMR Shun-ichi Harada Young Investigator Award.
Biography Updated on 28 August 2011