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Daniela Turchetti

Assistant professor

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences

Academic discipline: MED/03 Medical Genetics

Curriculum vitae

Date and place of birth: April 11, 1966, Ravenna, Italy
Present position: Assistant Professor in Medical Genetics - University of Bologna

Education
Medical Doctor, 1993, University of Bologna
Specialty in Medical Oncology, 1998, University of Modena
Specialty in Medical Genetics, 2012, University of Padua

Internships
1991-1993 Department of Experimental Pathology, University of Bologna
1994-1995 Institute of Experimental Oncology, Bologna
1995-1998 Medical Oncology, University of Modena

Summer internships
1991 Pathology and Surgery, University of Katowice, Poland
1992 Medical Oncology, Hospital of Guadalajara, Mexico

Fellowships
Italian Foundation for Cancer Research (FIRC): Fellowship "A. Belfanti e L. Pizzamiglio" (April 1994 - June 1995)
International Union Against Cancer (UICC): International Cancer Technology Transfer (January - February 1999)

Positions
1999-2000 Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico di Modena, consultant with temporary contract
2000-2002 University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, senior fellow
2002-2003 Almagem Foundation (Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna) senior fellow
2003-2005 Policlinico S.Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna, consultant with temporary contract

Teaching
2000-2001; 2001-2002: School of Specialty in Medical Oncology, University of Modena e Reggio Emilia
2003-2004: Nursing School, University of Bologna (located in Ravenna)
2004-2005 to present: Medical School, University of Bologna

Visits to foreign institutions
1999 Cancer Genetics, Georgetown University, Washington DC (USA) (2 months)
2001 Cancer Genetics, Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton (UK) (1 month)

Scientific Societies
- Association of UICC fellows
- European Society of Human Genetics
- Società Italiana di Genetica Umana

Invited speaker in over 100 courses/meetings

Research interests: Genetic susceptibility to cancer; issues related to genetic counseling