Head, In vivo structural and molecular neuroimaging Unit
Full professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
Daniela Perani, MD, is a Neurologist and Radiologist and Full Professor of Neuroscience at Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele. She the director of the School of Specialization in Neuropsychology in the same university and Chief Coordinator of Nuclear Medicine Neurology, in the Nuclear Medicine Unit, at IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele.
She Head of Unit in the Division of Neuroscience of IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele and Coordinator of several National and International Research Projects in Neurology and Neuroscience. Her researches deal with in vivo neuroimaging studies of neurological disease, in particular neurodegenerative dementias, and with cognitive neuroscience.
1982 Specialization in Neurology, University of Milan, Italy
1978 Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milan, Italy
2001-today Head of Research Unit Division of Neuroscience, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
2001-today Coordinator Physician for Diagnostic Neuroimaging, Nuclear Medicine Department, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
2001-today Full Professor Neuroscience, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
2005-2006 Invited guest at the Max Planck-Institut fur Neuropsychologische Forschung, Germany
2001-2004 Invited guest at the Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
1998-2000 Invited guest at the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
1997 Invited Professor at the Institut de France “Académie des Sciences”
1991-2000 Head of Research, Istituto di Neuroscienze e Bioimmagini, CNR, Milan, Italy
1989-1990 Researcher, Istituto Tecnologie Biomediche Avanzate CNR, Milan, Italy
1987-1988 Honorary Research Fellow at MRC Cyclotron Unit and Department of Neurology, Royal Post-Graduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, University of London, London, UK