Director of Lipoapheresis Unit at Fondazione CNR/Toscana Gabriele Monasterio, Pisa, Italy Founder and Director of the Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Inherited Dyslipidemias in Pisa, Italy
Her main research interests include genetic disorders of lipoprotein metabolism with a particular attention on Familial Hypercholesterolaemia, Hyper Lp(a) and rare forms of dyslipidemias -as Tangier Disease, lipoprotein Glomerulopathy, LCAT Deficiency-, mainly focused on pathogenetic relations between lipoprotein disorders and cardiovascular disease
She is member of multiple international societies and active member of the Italian Society for the Study of Atherosclerosis (SISA),
She has published in multiple peer-reviewed journals, reviewer for several scientific journals in the area of metabolism, cardiovascular disease and internal medicine
Conflict of Interest relevant to this talk:
Honoraria for advisory boards: Daichi-Sankyo.
Speaker fees: Sanofi, Amgen.
Clinical trials -payment to institution: Amgen, Sanofi, Daichi-Sankyo Novartis.