Diletta Di Mitri

Associate Professor

Associate Professor, Junior Principal Investigator, Tumor microenvironment unit, Humanitas Hospital

Academic background

From 24/09/2018 to 24/09/2024, National academic qualification as associate professor (II fascia) in “05/H2 –ISTOLOGIA”


2005-2008, PhD in Neuroscience (Neuroimmunology), University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

1999-2004, Master Degree in Medical Biotechnology, 110/110 cum laude, Alma mater studiorum University, Bologna, Italy

Academic honors, awards and prices

2017, Gerry Scotti Award 2018

2015, Pfizer research price 2015

2015, Best publication under 35 years, Switzerland

2014, What’s up young talent awards (Campidoglio, Rome)

2014, Price for the best oral presentation (NIBIT 2014)

2011, Price for the best oral presentation (AINI XXI, 2011)

2008, Price for the best poster presentation (WIRM II, 2008)


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.