Gianluigi Condorelli

Full Professor

Cardiovascular Surgery
Rector's Delegate for PNRR, Director of the Postgraduate Residency Program for Cardiovascular Diseases; Full Professor of Cardiology Other institutional appointments: Director, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and of Cardiovascular Research Area, Humanitas Research Hospital Director, Milan Unit, Institute of Genetics and Biomedical Research, National Research Council of Italy Affiliations (for those who also have an external affiliation) Honorary Professor, University of Leicester Teaching appointments Coordinator, Systems I, Medical Degree Course Teacher, Experimental medicine

Gianluigi Condorelli is professor of cardiology, director of the post-graduate school of cardiology at Humanitas University, Milan, and head of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and of cardiovascular research at the Humanitas Research Hospital. He graduated cum laude in Medicine at the University “Federico II”, Naples, Italy, in 1989 and received a PhD in Cardiovascular Sciences from the University “Tor Vergata”, Rome, in 1993; he is a practicing cardiologist who trained in molecular cardiology at Harvard University, Boston, and in molecular oncology at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia; he has been faculty at Thomas Jefferson University and at the University of California San Diego, La Jolla and director of the Department of Medicine, National Research Council of Italy. His research has been funded by grants from international agencies such the NHLBI-NIH USA, the European Union, the European Research Council (Advanced grant), the Fondation LeDucq and other relevant national ones.


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.