Genomics for the diagnosis of human pathologies

Maurizio Ferrari

Maurizio Ferrari

Email: ferrari.maurizio@hsr.it
Location: DIBIT2, Floor 3

Head, Genomics for the diagnosis of human pathologies Unit
Full professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele

Maurizio Ferrari is Full Professor of Clinical Pathology, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Director of Clinical Molecular Biology and Cytogenetics Laboratory, and Head of Genomic Unit for the Diagnosis of Human Pathologies, Division of Genetics and Cell Biology at IRCCS San Raffaele, Milan.

He received his Degree in Medicine at the Milan University; he is specialized in Pediatrics, Haematology and Medical Genetics. He was Post-doc at Hospital Paul Brousse, Villejuif, Paris and Honorary Registrar in Haematology at UCH, London. He was Scientific Coordinator of Clinical Research, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele (1996-1999), Chairman of Committee on Clinical Molecular Biology Curriculum of IFCC (2002-2007), member of the Education and Management Division of IFCC (2008-2011). He was Chairman of the Education and Management Division of IFCC (2012-2014), member of IFCC Task Force on Pharmacogenetics (from 2008), advisor of CLSI Committee on Molecular Methods. He is Dean of Master Degree in Molecular and Cellular Medical Biotechnology (2008-2017) at Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele. He received in 2004 the IFCC-Abbott Award for Significant Contributions in Molecular Diagnostics. He is president of International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (2015-2017).