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Member of the Joint Committee
Associate Professor of Medical Genetics at the Humanitas University since its opening. Rosanna Asselta graduated in Biology and received her PhD in Molecular Genetics Applied to Medical Sciences at the University of Milan. In 2005, she became Assistant Professor in Molecular Biology at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Milan. Prof. Asselta acquired over the years a strong expertise in statistical analysis of genetic data, thanks to her experience of two years in the Department of Molecular Medicine University of Helsinki and at the “Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT” of Boston. During her doctorate, and then in the post-doctoral program, she was able to complete her training following courses at the Turku Centre for Biotechnology (2004), the European School of Genetic Medicine (2005), Helsinki University (2006), Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (2008), and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute (2009). Prof. Asselta received prestigious awards from the Foundation Telethon (2001), the European Molecular Biology Organization (2004), and the European Science Foundation (2004). In 2005, the Early Career Investigator Award was also awarded (as part of the international program “Bayer Hemophilia program”). She is the author of 114 full papers indexed in PubMed, with an average impact factor greater than 7, and an h-index of 25 (WOS), 24 (Scopus) and 29 (Google Scholar).
The scientific work of Prof. Rosanna Asselta has focused on the study of genetic and molecular basis of human hereditary diseases both monogenic that multifactorial.
Prof. Asselta has dedicated the past five years to the study of:
An Established Institution
Humanitas is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade as a partner of the University of Milan.
An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world. Your degree will allow you to work as a MD in the EU and abroad.
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.
Innovative and Active Teaching
Humanitas curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).
Milano and Italy
Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Europe's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Italy or use the opportunity to learn Italian.
Advanced Research and Technology
Humanitas can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2017.