Andrea Lania

Associate Professor

Associate Professor of Endocrinology

Andrea Lania was born in Milan in 1965. After  the degree in Medicine and the postgraduate degree in Endocrinology, Prof. Lania received the PhD degree in Endocrinological and Metabolic Sciences at the University of Milan. From 2005 to 2015 he was Assistant Professor of Endocrinology at the BIOMETRA Department at the University of Milan.

Since 2015 he is Associate professor of Endocrinology at the Biomedical Sciences Department at Humanitas University in Rozzano (Milan). Actually he is the Director of the Residency Program in Endocrinology at Humanitas University.

Since 2010 Professor Lania is the Director of the Endocrinolgy, Diabetology and Andrology Unit and  the Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Endocrinology at IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas. He coordinates (with Dr. Lasio) the Pituitary Unit as well as (with Prof. Zerbi) the Neuroendocrine multidisciplinary tumor board certified as Center of Excellence by the European NeuroEndocrine Tumors Society (ENETS). Finally, Prof. Lania is Humanitas Research Hospital Representative at ERN EURACAN (European Reference Network on adult cancer – solid tumors).

Prof. Lania is author of 152  articles (h-index 32) and he is member of the Editorial Board of several International Journals.


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.