Paolo Brusini

Department of Ophthalmology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Santa Maria della Misericordia, Italy


Paolo Brusini obtained his Medical degree from the University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy, on October 16, 1975, with a final mark of 110/110. He then completed his 4‐year Residency and Specialization in ophthalmology at the University of Messina, Messina, Italy, on July 30, 1979, with a final mark of 50/50 cum laude. He worked as a Staff Ophthalmologist at the Department of Ophthalmology at the Civil Hospital of Udine from April 12, 1976, to April 4, 1993. He was then the Head of the Ophthalmology Department at the Hospital of San Donà di Piave, Italy, from April 5, 1993, to April 15, 1998. He has been the Head of the Ophthalmology Department at the Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Italy, since April 16, 1998. Brusini is a member of numerous international professional societies and the Founder and President of the Italian Society of Perimetry. He is a Reviewer for many international scientific journals (Ophthalmology, Journal of Glaucoma, Acta Ophthalmologica, etc.). He has done clinical and surgical training in the fields of cataract, glaucoma, and perimetry at various hospitals across Italy and abroad (Genova, Lion, Nice, etc.). He has participated in over 200 occasions as a guest speaker at lectures and invited presentations at numerous national and international congresses and conferences in various fields of ophthalmology, ear, nose, and throat, and neurology. He has been involved in the teaching and organization of over 350 clinical courses in the fields of computerized perimetry, glaucoma, and cataract surgery. His name appears as the principle author and/or coauthor in over 250 published scientific articles in both national and international journals. His current research interests include the diagnosis and surgical treatment of glaucoma (with special regard to canaloplasty), cataract phacoemulsification, and corneal surgery.

Biography Updated on 22 January 2014

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