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educator , pediatric neurologist

Francesco Muntoni, Italian pediatric neurologist, educator. Licensed physician. Grantee Telethon, 1991-1993, Muscular Dystrophy Group, United Kingdom, since 1994, since 1995. Member British Pediatric Neurology Association, World Muscle Society (board member since 1995).

Background

Muntoni, Francesco was born on January 16, 1959 in Cagliari, Italy. Son of Sergio and Franca (Allieri) Muntoni.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Cagliari (Italy) University, 1984. Child Neurology & Psychiatry Specialty, Sassari (Italy) University, 1989.

Career

Registrar child neurology department, Cagliari U. Medical School, 1988-1992; head neurogenics laboratories Child Neurology and Psychiatry Institute, Cagliari U. Medical School, 1989-1992; lecturer, senior registrar pediatric department, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1993-1994; senior lecturer, consultant pediatric neurology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, 1994-1996; researcher director, head neuromuscular unit, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, since 1994; reader, consultant pediatric neurology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London, since 1996. Head neurogenetic laboratory Istituto di Neuro Psychiatria Infantile, Cagliari, 1989-1992.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Neuromuscular Disorder, since 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member British Pediatric Neurology Association, World Muscle Society (board member since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, reading.

Connections

Married Silvia Torelli, July 24, 1993. Children: Elena, Marta.

father:
Sergio Muntoni

mother:
Franca (Allieri) Muntoni

spouse:
Silvia Torelli

children:
Marta Muntoni

Elena Muntoni