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educator , pharmacologist

Emilio Perucca, Italian pharmacologist, educator. Named Ambassador for Epilepsy, International League Against Epilepsy, 1997. Fellow: Royal College Physician Edinburgh; member: International Union Pharmaceutical Society (executive council officer since 2000), International League Against Epilepsy (secretary commission European affairs since 2001), Italian League Against Epilepsy (president since 2002), Polish Epilepsy Society (honorary).

Background

Perucca, Emilio was born on December 21, 1950 in Varese, Italy. Son of Piero Perucca, Giuseppina Guilizzoni.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Pavia, Italy, 1975. Specialization in neurology, University Pavia, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Pharmacology, University London, 1979.

Career

Research registrar National Hospital, London, 1978—1981. Lecturer University Pavia, 1981—1988, associate professor, 1988—2001, professor medical pharmacology, since 2001.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Physician Edinburgh. Member: International Union Pharmaceutical Society (executive council officer since 2000), International League Against Epilepsy (secretary commission European affairs since 2001), Italian League Against Epilepsy (president since 2002), Polish Epilepsy Society (honorary).

Connections

Married Teresita Suarez. 1 child Piero.

father:
Piero Perucca Perucca

spouse:
Teresita Suarez

child:
Piero Perucca