Alberto Mantovani

Full Professor

Experimental Medicine and Pathophysiology
Teaching appointments: General Pathology, School of Medicine, Humanitas University. Vice Rector for Research at Humanitas University. President, Fondazione Humanitas per la Ricerca

Education

  • 1973: M.D., University of Milan, Italy
  • 1976: Specialist in Oncology, University of Pavia, Italy

Academic Background

  • 1973-1975: Research assistant Department of Tumor Immunobiology and Chemotherapy, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche “Mario Negri”, Milan, Italy.
  • 1975-1976: Visiting fellow at the Department of Tumor Immunology, Chester Beatty Research Institute, Belmont, Sutton, Surrey, England.
  • 1978 and 1979: Visiting fellow at the Laboratory of Immunodiagnosis, NIH, Bethesda, MD., USA, supported by a NATO Grant.
  • 1979-1981: Senior investigator, Department of Tumor Immunology and Negri”, Milan, Italy
  • 1981-1996: Chief, Laboratory of Immunology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche “Mario Negri”, Milan, Italy.
  • 1987: Eleanor Roosvelt UICC Scholar, Laboratory of Molecular Immunoregulation, NIH, Frederick, MD., USA.
  • 1994 to 2001: Full Professor of General Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Brescia, Italy.
  • 1996 to 2005: Head, Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche “Mario Negri”, Milan, Italy.
  • 2001 to 2014: Full Professor of General Pathology, School of Medicine, State University of Milan, Italy
HUMANITAS GROUP

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.