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Elisabetta ManAbruzzese Edit Profile

Hematologist , researcher

Elisabetta manAbruzzese, Italian hematologist, researcher. Achievements include research in genetics in myelodysplastic syndromes and chronic myeloid leukemia; patents for novel compounds inducing apoptosis in CML resistant cells. Recipient Best Poster award, American Society Clinical Oncology, 1996.

Background

ManAbruzzese, Elisabetta was born on December 29, 1964 in Rome. Daughter of Alfonso Abruzzese and Maria Teresa Mongelli.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Summa Cum Laude, University Tor Vergata School Medicine, Rome, 1989. Fellow in Cancer Biology and Medical Genetics, Bownam Gray School Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Department Hematology, University Tor Vergata, Rome, 1997.

Career

Internship, medical student Department Medical Physics, Rome, 1984—1985, Internal Medicine Department, Rome, 1986—1987, Hematological Division, Rome, 1987—1989. Resident, maryland Hematology, S. Eugenio Hospital, 1989—1993, physican, chief lymphoma and chronic myeloid leukemia clinical, since 1997. Fellow in cancer biology and medical genetics Bownam Gray School Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, 1993—1997.

Internship, maryland Onco-Hematological Division, Geneve, 1989, Hematology Department and Hematological Genetics, Oviedo, Spain, 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in genetics in myelodysplastic syndromes and chronic myeloid leukemia. Patents for novel compounds inducing apoptosis in CML resistant cells.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books, scientific papers. Actor: (plays) Interactive Theater Laboratory with Thalassemia Patients.

Membership

Volunteer Italian Red Cross, Rome, 1980—2000. Member of Myelodysplastic Syndrome Foundation, Italian Society Hematology and Italian Society Experimental hematology, American Society Hematology.

Connections

Married Giorgio Montemurro, September 15, 1997. Children: Flavia Montemurro, Valeria Montemurro.

father:
Alfonso Abruzzese

mother:
Maria Teresa Mongelli

spouse:
Giorgio Montemurro

children:
Flavia Montemurro manAbruzzese

Valeria Montemurro manAbruzzese