Francesco Bolzoni

Associate Professor



  • 2007 Bachelor’s degree in Medical Biotechnology, University of Milan.
  • 2009 Master’s degree in Biology Applied to Biomedical Research, with a thesis on the development of neural stem cells to mature neural cells, studied by electrophysiological and molecular biology techniques. University of Milan.
  • 2013 PhD in Physiology, with a thesis on the integration between the control of posture and of voluntary movement on human. University of Milan.
  • 2016 Specialization course in Nutrition and Wellness: frontal lessons and practice dealing with the physiology of human nutrition and the management of nutrition in pathological conditions. University of Milan.
  • From 2012 to present Visiting Scientist at the University of Goteborg (Prof. Elzbieta Jankowska group): collaboration aimed to understand the mechanisms underlying the effect of Direct Current Stimulation on nervous system.
  • 2018 National Academic Qualification as Associate Professor in Physiology (ASN 2016)

Teaching appointments

Cell – MEDTEC 1st year 

Physiology – MEDTEC 2nd year 

Physiology – Physiotherapy 1st year


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.