Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Viale Carlo Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy. Email: email@example.com. Date of birth: July 29, 1966.
1991 Degree in Medicine (mark 110/110 with honors), Catholic University, Rome, Italy.
1996 Specialization in Psychiatry (mark 70/70 with honors) Milan University.
Positions and Employment
1991-94 Medical Assistant - Research Fellow, Psychiatry Department, Catholic University, Rome.
1994-1996 Medical Assistant - Research Fellow, Psychiatry Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy.
1997-2000 Registrar, Psychiatry Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy.
2000-2006 Director of the Unit of Genetics in Mood Disorders, Psychiatry Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy.
1999-present Lecturer at The European Certificate in Anxiety and Mood Disorders
2001-present Temporary Associate professor at Vita-Salute University, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy.
2006-present Associate professor, tenured, Psychiatry Department, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy.
7 biologists, 4 psychologists, 2 medical doctors.
Winner of the 2000 National Prize by the Società Italiana di Psicopatologia for the study "Effect of reboxetine augmentation in SSRI resistant patients". Human Psychopharmacology 2000. 15, 143-145.
Winner of the 2001 National Prize by the Società Italiana di Psicopatologia for the study "Dopamine receptor D2 ser/cys 311 variant is associated with delusion and disorganization symptomatology in major psychoses". Mol Psychiatry 5:270-274.
Winner of the 2001 National Prize PRISMA “Premio Italiano Sanofi-Synthelabo Miglior Articolo di ricerca - La dopamina in psichiatria” for the study "Influenza dei geni codificanti per i Recettori Dopaminergici D2, D3 e D4 nella psicopatologia delle Psicosi Maggiori".
Reviewers for 28 international journals, of which 10 as member of the editorial board. Reviewer for 7 international funding agencies.
Principal investigator in 4 national and international funded projects:
Author of more than 170 peer reviewed papers in the field of Mood disorders, Schizophrenia, Genetics of Major Psychoses, Therapy and Psychopathology.