Corrado Tinterri

Associate Professor

Chirurgia Generale
Professore Associato

2000 – current. European School of Oncology Professor.

2002 – current. Italian School of Senology Professor.

2012 – current. Member of Scientific Committee ‘Attualità in Senologia’.

2015 – current. Director of the course ‘Oncology Management Fast Track’ – Bocconi University of Milano.

2019 – current. Founder, Member, and Director of Accademia di Senologia ‘Umberto Veronesi’.


  1. Assisted by Doctor Alberto Costa in the project of the creation of a multidisciplinary Breast Unit. In 2006 Istituto Maugeri IRCCS was the first Itailan Breast Unit to receive the EUSOMA certification.

2006 – 2010. Director of Club ‘ex-allievi’ of the Italian School of Senology.

2010 – 2013. Consultant in the 12th Sanitary Permanent Commission and co-author in the investigation ‘Malattie ad andamento degenerativo di particolare rilevanza sociale, con specifico riguardo al tumore della mammella, alle malattie reumatiche croniche ed alla sindrome HIV’.

2010 – ongoing. Scientific Technical Member in the Italian Senate Delegation at the European Parliament for Breast Cancer issues.

2011 – The Breast Unit of Humanitas Clinical and Research Center IRCCS received the EUSOMA certification.

2012 – ongoing. Technical Consultant in Sanitary Program of the Italian Ministry of Health and Member of the Ministerial Work Project Committee on Breast Surgery Centers.

2012 – ongoing. Founder and Member of Senonetwork.

2012 – ongoing. Member and Coordinator of the International Executive Committee ‘Quality and Innovation in Breast Centers’.

2013 – ongoing. Member of the Oncological Committee of the Lombardia Region and Coordinator of the Regional Project for the Breast Surgery Centers ‘Linee guida per l’implementazione della rete regionale lombarda dei centri di senologia-breast units network’.

2013 – ongoing. Member and Coordinator of the Ministry of Health Work Group for the definition of specific organisational arrangements in the Italian Breast Units Network.

2013 – ongoing. Director of the Scientific Technical Committee ‘Europa Donna Italia’ founded by Doctor Umberto Veronesi.

2014 – Coordinator of the international congress held by the Italian Ministry of Health ‘Awareness and Commitment for Breast Cancer in the Health System’.

2015 – ongoing. ONDA (Osservatorio Nazionale sulla Salute della Donna) Advisory Board Member.

2017 – ongoing. Referent of the AGENAS Breast Cancer Working Group by the Italian Ministry of Health for the revision of the oncological networks ‘Revisione delle Linee guida organizzative e delle raccomandazioni per la Rete Oncologica per l’integrazione dell’attività ospedaliera per acuti e post acuti con l’attività territoriale’.

2018 – ongoing. Scientific Technical Consultant for the Lombardia Region ‘Strutturazione ed Implementazione della Rete dei Centri di Senologia’.

2019 – Clinical Coordinator of the Breast Units Network in the ROL (Rete Oncologica Lombarda).


Academic honors, awards and prices:

Extraordinary Professor – Humanitas University.

Scientific Member of the ‘Early Breast Cancer Trialists Collaborative Group’.

Scientific Member of the Joint Research Center in Ispra (Italy) Institute for Health and Consumers Protection DG Santè – Healtcare Quality Team.

AIOM Guidelines (Associazione Italiana di Oncologia Medica).

AIRO Guidelines (Associazione Italiana di Radioterapia Oncologica).

ANISC Guidelines (Associazione Italiana dei Chirurgi Senologi).

Member of ‘The Breast’ Editorial Board.

Reviewer for the ‘European Journal of Surgical Oncology’.



American Society of Breast Surgeons

Associazione Nazionale Italiana Senologi Chirurghi

Early Breast Cancer Trialist Collaborative Group

European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists

Società Italiana di Chirurgia


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.