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Giuseppe D'Amico

Giuseppe D'Amico, Italian nephrologist. Diplomate Italian Board Internal Medicine. Recipient International Ganassini award, Milan, 1961, Ambrogino d'Oro Mayor of City of Milan, 1974, Distinguished International medal National Kidney Foundation, 1997.


  • D'Amico, Giuseppe was born on September 6, 1929 in Messina, Italy. Son of Gaetano D'Amico and Gaetana Trifiletti.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1952.


    • Trainee National Institutes of Health, Chicago, 1957-1958. Training in internal medicine University Milan, 1957, training in clin.pathology, 1962, professor medicine, 1962. Head division nephrology San Carlo Hospital, Milan, 1967-1995, director department nephrology and urology, 1995—2000, emeritus head nephrology, since 2001.

      President Foundozioune D Amics Recerca Sulle Mala Remoli, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate Italian Board Internal Medicine.


    • Author 35 books on nephrology. Contributor over 400 articles to professional journals, chapters to books.


    Fellow Royal College Physicians (London), Royal College Physicians (Edinburg). Member International Society Nephrology (council 1984-1993), European Society Nephrology (executive council 1981-1984), Italian Society Nephrology (president 1981-1983).


    • Married Anna Maria Allegri, July 11, 1957. 1 child, Stefano.
    • father: Gaetano D'Amico
    • mother: Gaetana Trifiletti
    • spouse: Anna Maria Allegri
    • child: Stefano D'Amico
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    Born September 6, 1929
    • 1952
      University Milan
    • 1957 - 1958
      Trainee, National Institutes of Health
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1957
      training in intern, al medicine University Milan
    • 1962
      training in intern, al medicine University Milan
    • 1967 - 1995
      head, division nephrology San Carlo Hospital
      Milan, Illinois, United States