Preclinical imaging

Antonio Esposito

Antonio Esposito

Location: Settore R, Floor 1s

Deputy Scientific Director, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele
Deputy Director, Experimental Imaging Center
Scientific Director, Clinical Trial Center
Full professor, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele

Antonio Esposito is Full Professor of Radiology at Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele and Deputy Scientific Director of IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele, where he is also Deputy-Director of the Experimental Imaging Center and Scientific Director of the Clinical Trial Center.

He has long time experience in the field of body application of advanced imaging with MRI and CT, with a particular focus on cardiovascular and oncological applications. He developed an intensive clinical and preclinical research on these issues, with more than one hundred manuscripts published in peer-reviewed journals. He leads the Preclinical Imaging Facility of the SRSI, a service and research facility equipped with CT, MRI, Optical and US imaging technologies dedicated to the experimental study of small animal models of diseases.

He is the coordinator of the clinical activity of Cardiovascular Imaging in the Department of Radiology of San Raffaele Hospital. He is also and elected member of the Board of the Cardiac Radiology Section of the Italian Society of Medical Radiology and member of the Scientific Committee of the European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology.