Isaia Barbieri Ph.D. obtained his master degree in biotechnology at the University of Turin in 2008 and his doctoral degree in molecular biotechnology at the University of Turin in 2012.
Dr. Donato Bini graduated in Physics at the University of Rome “Sapienza” in 1989, with the highest grades. At “Sapienza” he also obtained his PhD in Physics in 1995. From 1995 to 1998 he had a temporary position at the CNR “Istituto per le Applicazione della Matematica” in Naples (IT).
Dr. Black has over 20 years of experience investigating osteoporosis and therapies to treat this disease. His most recent research involved the evaluation of treatments for osteoporosis and the risk of fracture.
Dr Jack Brelstaff graduated with a first class hons B.S.c from Queen Mary University of London in Biomedical Sciences, Distinction M.S.c from King’s College London in Neuroscience, and attained his PhD from University College London in Neurodegeneration. During his post-doctoral appointments at the University of Cambridge, he was awarded a Junior Fellowship from Alzheimer’s Research UK and taught Physiology at Clare College Cambridge.
Director of Pediatric Echocardiography, University of California-San Francisco
Medical Director of Information Technology and Clinical Services, Pediatric Heart Center, University of California
Asssociate Program Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program
Luca Borghi (Bologna, 1962) teaches History of Medicine and History of Science at the University Campus Bio-Medico in Rome, Italy. He is Head of Department of FAST (Institute of Philosophy of Scientific and Technological Practice) of the same University.
Prof. Massimo Ciccozzi obtained a degree in Biological science and a master’s degree in epidemiology and biostatistics, a graduation in molecular Biology (Catholic University of Rome), a graduation in epidemiology and Biostatistics (Johns Hopkins University Baltimore).
Gianmarco is an Associate Professor of Cancer Genomic Medicine and Honorary Consultant of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery at the University of Birmingham and research associate of the Von-Hugel Institute at the University of Cambridge. Previously he was a Clinical lecturer at the University of Cambridge and Addenbrooke’s Hospital. He trained as a surgical oncologist and translational scientist in several institutions including the European Institute of Oncology (Milan), Harvard Medical School and Mass General Hospital (Boston), University of Illinois at Chicago and Imperial College (London).
Marcello D’Amelio, Dr. Neuroscience and M.Sc. in Clinical Experimentation, is Professor of Human Physiology and Coordinator of the integrated course, Fundamentals of Medicine II, in MD Master Degree Program at the School of Medicine, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome.
I am a Medical Entomologist specialized in mosquito ecology and behaviour. I have experience in mosquito surveillance, large cage studies, and in managing the transition of transgenic mosquitoes from the laboratory to the field. Currently, I focus my research on revealing the domestic behaviour of Aedes aegypti, the most important vector of arboviruses to humans, by using a video tracking system. Indoor mosquito movements and resting positions can be exploited to target control interventions based on insecticide use.
Peter Kreuzaler obtained his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from the Free University of Berlin in 2007, and subsequently moved to the University of Cambridge, where he was awarded his PhD in 2011. He then joined Professor Gerard Evan’s group at the University of Cambridge as a postdoctoral research fellow (2012-2017), and currently works at the Francis Crick Institute in London conducting further postdoctoral research in Dr Mariia Yuneva’s group.
Professor David Leslie is consultant physician at St Bartholomew's Hospital and Professor of Diabetes and Autoimmunity at the Blizard Institute, Queen Mary, University of London. He was recently elected President of The Association of Physicians of Great Britian and Ireland.
Alessandro Loppini, PhD in Biomedical Engineering (2016) at University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome. Postdoctoral Fellow at University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome (2017-2018). Assistant Professor of Applied Physics since November 2018 at University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome.
Mauro Maccarrone, Dr. Enzymology and Bio-Organic Chemistry, is Professor and Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Coordinator of the Bachelor’s Degree in Food Science and Human Nutrition at the School of Medicine, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome.
Salvatore Mangione, MD, is a clinician-educator with a long interest in physical diagnosis, medical history, community service and the role of the humanities in medicine. His innovative programs and engaging teaching style have been recognized by multiple teaching awards, and his work has been featured in the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, the Wall Street Journal, the BBC, CNN, NPR, and Forbes. Dr. Mangione has been an invited speaker at many national and international meetings, especially in regard to using visual arts to teach bedside observation. He is the author of the book Secrets in Physical Diagnosis.
Professor McKnight has dedicated her career to HIV/AIDS research. Her research group is focused on novel host cell restriction factors that inhibit HIV replication. More recently during the Covid-19 pandemic she repurposed her skills to investigate the immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 in natural infection and after vaccination.
Ahuva Nissim graduated in Molecular Immunology in 1992 from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel and was trained as a postdoctoral fellow at the MRC Centre for Protein Engineering in Cambridge until 1995. During this period she developed phage display semi-synthetic human antibody library, the so call ‘Nissim’ library which has been used worldwide.
Ann V. Schwartz, PhD, MPH is Full Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Schwartz's research focuses on the epidemiology and etiology of fractures, osteoporosis, and falls in older adults with diabetes.
Vittoradolfo Tambone graduated in Medicine at “La Sapienza” University of Rome, obtained a PhD in Bioethics at “Sacred Hearth” University of Rome, and another Phd in Moral Theology in “Holy Cross” University of Rome.
Giorgio Vivacqua is Research Associate at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience of The University of Cambridge. PhD in Human Anatomy at the Sapienza University of Rome and Capital Medical University of Beijing, China. Specialist in Neurology. I have been Professor of Human Anatomy at the International Medical School - Sapienza University of Rome. My research and clinical activity is mainly focused on neurodegeneration and Movement Disorders.
Mr Janindra Warusavitarne, is a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at St Mark’s Hospital in London specialising in intestinal failure, inflammatory bowel disease, Anal fistula, haemorrhoids and colorectal cancer.
I graduated with an Honours degree in Biochemistry from the University of Glasgow and a PhD in Molecular Genetics from Imperial College London. Following postdoctoral work at the Institute of Cancer Research in London and the University of St Andrews, I moved to the Roslin Institute in Edinburgh where I set up my own laboratory working on mammary gland biology.
Professor Wilkinson is medically qualified with a PhD in biomechanics and anatomy, and has worked in several countries, including Germany, parts of Africa and all four of the home countries in the UK (England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland).