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Pediatrician , Surgeon

Alessio Ugo Pini Prato, Italian pediatrician, surgeon. Member of Italian Society Videosurgery in Infancy (associate), Italian Society Pediatric Surgeons (associate Best Paper Presentation prize 2006).

Background

Prato, Alessio Ugo Pini was born on August 31, 1974 in Genova, Italy. Son of Alessandro Pini Prato and Gabriella Razzi.

Education

Degree in Pediatrics Surgery, University Genoa, Genova, 2004.

Career

Clinical fellow Giannina Gaslini Institute, Genoa, Italy, 2004—2006. Consultant pediatric surgeon Azienda Ospedaliera Steamship. Antonio e Biagio e Cesare Arrigo, Alessandria, Italy, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for solo-RBT an innovative instrument to perform rectal suction biopsies in the diagnosis of intestinal dysganglionoses (ie Hirschsprung's disease). Research in inoculation of stem cells in the aganglionic gut of mouse model of Hirschsprung's disease (provide non surgical treatment of the disease). Research in characterisation of phenotype of Hirschsprung's disease (search for associated anomalies).

Membership

Member of Italian Society Videosurgery in Infancy (associate), Italian Society Pediatric Surgeons (associate Best Paper Presentation prize 2006).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, skiing, soccer, travel, computers.

Connections

Married Chiara Francesca Calafato, May 9, 2004. Children: Benedetta, Tommaso Alessandro.

father:
Alessandro Pini Prato

mother:
Gabriella Razzi

spouse:
Chiara Francesca Calafato

children:
Benedetta Prato

Tommaso Alessandro Prato