FERRUCCIO FAZIO
Born in Garessio (CN) on 7th August 1944 - Married with Margherita Colnaghi
A son and a daughter: Alessandro 25 years and Arianna 23 years.
 
CURRENT POSITION
  • Professor of Diagnostic Imaging and Radiotherapy, University of Milan-Bicocca, Milan
  • Chairman, “Fondazione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio for Medical Research and Public Health”, Pisa
  • Chairman “Fondazione Tecnomed” University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan
  • Director, School of Specialization in Nuclear Medicine, University of Milano-Bicocca, Milan
  • President HCM s.r.l.
  • Chairman, Consortium “Pantelleria Ricerche”, Pantelleria, Italy
PREVIOUS POSITIONS
2008-2011:
  • Minister of Health, Italian Government: December 2009 - November 2011
  • Secretary of State, and Deputy Minister of Labour, Health and Social Policies, Italian Government: May 2008 - December 2009

Until 2008


  • Chairman, Department of Nuclear Medicine and Department of Radiotherapy, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan.
  • Director, CNR Institute of Molecular Bioimaging and Physiology, Milan.
  • Director, Post Graduate Specialty School of Radiodiagnostic, University of Milan-Bicocca, Milan
  • President, Center for Molecular Bioimaging, University of Milan-Bicocca, Milan.
  • Director, Center of Excellence “Laboratorio di Neuroimmagini Cliniche e Cognitive” (laboratory of clinical and cognitive neuroimaging), University of Milan-Bicocca.
  • Chairman Board of Trustees, Consortium “Laboratorio di Tecnologie Oncologiche HSR-Giglio (LATO HSR-Giglio), Cefalù.
OTHER PAST POSITIONS AND ASSIGNEMENTS
  • Head Physician and Senior Lecturer in Medicine and Radiology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, University of London.
  • Secretary, Committee for Biological and Medical Science, CNR.
  • Director, Center for Cerebral Neurophysiology, Genoa, Italy.
  • Delegate of the Ministry of University and Research to the National Healthcare Council.
  • Italian Delegate to the European Neuroscience Program, European Science Foundation.
  • Director of the Neuroscience and Bioimaging Institute of CNR, Milan.
  • President of the CNR FATMA (Risk Factors and Disease Control) targeted project.
  • President of the Scientific Advisory Board, Center for Cerebral Neurophysiology, Genoa.
  • President of the Italian Association of Nuclear Medicine (AIMN).
   
Member of several institutionals committees (Ministry of University and Research, Ministry of Health, Regione Lombardia, CNR, University of Milan, Italian League against Cancer, Italian Olympic Committee, etc.) in Italy and abroad.
 
HONORS
• Doctor in Medicine “Honoris Causa”, University of Lund, Sweden.
• Prize "Fatebenefratelli Foundation - Medical Humanities in Neuroscience”, Rome.
 
SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY

Invited lectures, conferences and seminars in various national and foreign conferences and institutions.
Reviewer and member of the Editorial Board of various national and international scientific journals.
Author of more than 420 publications on medical and biological international peer reviewed journals, including: “Science”, “Nature”, “Nature-Neuroscience”, “Lancet”, “British Medical Journal”, “Chest”, “Journal of Applied Physiology”, “American Review of Respiratory Disease”, “American Journal of Roentgenology”, “Brain”, “Cancer Research”, “NeuroImage”, “Neurology”, “American Journal of Medicine”, “American Journal of Cardiology”, “Journal of Medicinal Chemistry”.

 
HOBBIES

Diving

Photography


Curriculum vitae
Italian

mail: info@ferrucciofazio.it
Tel: +39 02 50330466




Update: March 13, 2014