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Maurizio Pocchiari

Maurizio Pocchiari, Italian neuroscientist. Achievements include scientific work in the field of spongiform encephalopathies. Member American Society for Microbiology, American Society for. Virology.

Background

  • Pocchiari, Maurizio was born on June 25, 1953 in Rome. Son of Francesco and Giuliana (Tommasi) Pocchiari.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, 1977. Specialist in neurology, Catholic University, Rome, 1981.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow National Research Council, Rome, 1978-1980. Assistant professor neurology Catholic University, 1980-1987. Associate professor microbiology University Lecce, Italy, 1987-1991.

      Associate professor general pathology University Aquila, Italy, 1991. Head research laboratory of virology Institute Superiore di Sanitá, Rome, since 1992. Visiting fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1980-1983.

      Chief National Registry Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease, Rome, since 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include scientific work in the field of spongiform encephalopathies.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society for Microbiology, American Society for.

    Connections

    • Married Myriam Tinti, March 4, 1978. Children: Eleonora, Lorenza.
    • father: Francesco Pocchiari
    • mother: Giuliana (Tommasi) Pocchiari
    • spouse: Myriam Tinti
    • children: Eleonora Pocchiari
    • Lorenza Pocchiari
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    Born June 25, 1953
    (age 64)
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    • 1977
      Catholic University
    • 1981
      Catholic University
    • 1978 - 1980
      Postdoctoral fellow, National Research Council
      Rome, New York, United States
    • 1980 - 1987
      assistant, professor neurology Catholic University
    • 1987 - 1991
      associate, professor microbiology University Lecce
      Italy
    • 1991
      associate, professor general pathology University Aquila
      Italy
    • 1992
      head, research laboratory of virology Institute Superiore di Sanit+i
      Rome, New York, United States