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Valerio Carelli

Associate Professor

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences

Academic discipline: MED/26 Neurology

Curriculum vitae

VALERIO CARELLI, MD, PhD

 

Tenure Permanent Researcher

Chief of the Laboratory of Neurogenetics,

Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences (DIBINEM),

University of Bologna School of Medicine,

Ospedale Bellaria (Pad. G), Via Altura 3, 40139 Bologna.

++39 051 4966747 (office)

++39 051 209 2744-43-42 (laboratory)

++39 051 209 2751 (fax)

Email: valerio.carelli@unibo.it

 

PERSONAL DETAILS

Born 08/08/1959 Ancona, Italy.

Nationality: Italian.

Language fluency in: Italian, English.

 

EDUCATION

1990- Degree in Medicine, University of Bologna School of Medicine.

Final mark: 110/110 cum laudae. Thesis: “Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy: familial study by restriction polymorphisms of DNA.”

1990-1994- Residency in Neurology, University of Bologna School of Medicine.

Final mark: 70/70 cum laudae. Thesis: “Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy: molecular and biochemical analysis of mitochondrial subunits of NADH ‑ dehydrogenase.”

1994-1998- PhD in Neuroscience, University of Verona School of Medicine.

Thesis: “Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy: investigations on its pathogenesis at biochemical, cellular and morphological level.”

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1998-2001- Research Associate, Department of Ophthalmology, Doheny Eye Institute, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.

2001-Present – Tenure Permanent Researcher, Chief of the Laboratory of Neurogenetics, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna School of Medicine, Bologna, Italy.

July 1, 2003-Present - Research Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology without remuneration, Department of Ophthalmology, Doheny Eye Institute, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA.