Humanitas University has 19 Medical Specialty Schools, reflecting Humanitas' Centres of Excellence

Humanitas University offers 19 Specialty Schools, with an extensive network of hospitals and centers of the Humanitas Group where to spend part of the training.
The lessons are in Italian, with the possibility of conducting research and training programmes abroad, alongside practicing in the state-of-the-art Hunimed’s Simulation Center and Anatomy Lab.

Admission to a Specialty School is based on a national call for applications, that includes presenting academic qualifications and passing an admission exam. For further information please visit the Italian page

Here is the full list of Specialty Schools:

Specialty School Length (years) Director
General Surgery 5 Prof. Guido Torzilli
Dermatology and Venerology 1 Prof. Antonio Costanzo
Hematology 3 Prof. Carmelo Carlo-Stella
Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases 1 Prof. Andrea Lania
Cardiovascolar Diseases 3 Prof. Gianluigi Condorelli
Digestive System Diseases 3 Prof. Alessio Aghemo
Internal Medicine 5 Prof. Alberto Malesci
Nuclear Medicine 1 Prof.ssa Marta Scorsetti
Ophthalmology 2 Prof. Paolo Vinciguerra
Medical Oncology 4 Prof.ssa Lorenza Rimassa
Orthopaedic Trauma 4 Prof. Alessandro Castagna
Diagnostic Radiology 4 Prof. Arturo Chiti
Urology 3 Prof. Nicolò Buffi
Emergency Medicine 7 Prof. Carlo Selmi
Neurosurgery 3 Prof. Franco Servadei
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care 8 Prof. Maurizio Cecconi
Anatomic Pathology 3 Prof. Luigi Terracciano
Otolaryngology 4 Prof. Giuseppe Spriano
Radiodiagnostics 4 Prof. Letterio Salvatore Politi





Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.