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Antonio Maria Persico

Antonio Maria Persico, Italian psychiatrist, physiologist. Medical diplomate. Served with Italian Navy Medical Corps., 1988-1989. Fellow European College Neuropharmacology; member Italian Psychiatric Association, Italian Physiological Association, Society Neurosci.

Background

  • Persico, Antonio Maria was born on January 23, 1962 in Augusta, Siracusa, Italy. Son of Andrea P. and Ivana Favarato.

  • Education

    • Medical Degree, Catholic University, Rome, 1986. Specialist in Psychiatry, Catholic University, 1990.

    Career

    • Visiting foreign fellow American Red Cross/National Institute on Drug Abuse/National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, 1990-1993. Postdoctoral S. Raffaele Hospital, Milan, 1994. Assistant professor University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, since 1995.

      With smoking cessation program Food and Agriculture Organization United Nations, Rome, 1997.

    Major achievements

    • Medical diplomate.

    Works

    • Contributor chapter to book. Co-inventor transporter for encoding human dopamine, receptor for encoding human mu opiate. Patentee in field.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with Italian Navy Medical Corps., 1988-1989. Fellow European College Neuropharmacology. Member Italian Psychiatric Association, Italian Physiological Association, Society Neurosci.

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, roman history and archeology.

    Connections

    • Married Patrizia Del Buono, October 28, 1989. 1 child, Matteo.
    • father: Andrea P.
    • mother: Ivana Favarato
    • spouse: Patrizia Del Buono
    • child: Matteo Persico
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    Born January 23, 1962
    (age 55)
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    • 1986
      Catholic University
    • 1990
      Catholic University
    • 1990 - 1993
      Visiting foreign fellow, American Red Cross/National Institute on Drug Abuse/National Institutes of Health
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1994
      postdoctoral S. Raffaele Hospital
      Milan, Illinois, United States
    • 1995
      assistant, professor University Campus Bio-Medico
      Rome, New York, United States