Dr. Giuseppe Remuzzi -Bergamo, Italy
Currently Professor of Nephrology and Director of the Department of Immunology and Clinical Transplantation of the Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy and Director of the Division of Nephrology and Dialysis of the same hospital.
He is the only Italian to be a member of the editorial of "The Lancet journals Committee" and "New England Journal of Medicine", He was one of the deputy directors of the magazine "American Journal of Kidney Diseases" and is part of the Editorial Board of "American Journal of Transplantation, Kidney International and Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology". He was named an honorary member of' “American Association of Physicians” of Washington and the "Royal College of Physicians" in London. He was awarded "Jean Hamburger Award" by the International Society of Nephrology. He received in 2006 the award of Commander of the Republic and in November 2007 received by the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) the prestigious award in the field of nephrology, the "John P. Peters Award". In April 2011 he received the ISN AMGEN Award during the World Congress of Nephrology in Vancouver. In November 2011, he was the winner of the third edition of the International Prize for nephrology "Luis Hernando" awarded by Iñigo Alvarez de Toledo Renal Foundation (FRIAT) in Madrid. E 'he was appointed Honorary Professor at the University of Maastricht, Professor at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla Added, the United States and Honorary Professor at the University of Cordoba. And 'member of the "Group 2003", the most cited scientists in the world of Italian literature (Institute for Scientific Information, Philadelphia). Since June 2013 he is president of the International Society of Nephrology for the 2013-2015 biennium.
Prof. Remuzzi is the author of more than 1236 publications in International Journals and 13 books, is a columnist for the Corriere della Sera.
Dr. Daniela Melacini -Bergamo, Italy
Dr. Daniela Melacini is working at Department of Molecular Medicine, Institute for Pharmacological Research Mario Negri - Center Anna Maria Astori, Bergamo, Italy.
Team :Dr. Andrea Remuzzi, Dr. Daniela Stoian, Dr. Manuela Curreri, Dr. Alessio Piuma, Dr. Monica Cortinovis, Dr. Erica Rurali, Dr. Manuela Abbate, Dr. Anna Caroli, Dr. Paola Boccardo, Dr. Samantha Solini, Dr. Serena Bettoni, Dr. Elena Mondo