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Neurologist , researcher

Franco Taroni, Italian neurologist, researcher. Recipient award Lions, 1986, European Neurological Society, 1992. Lieutenant Italian Army, 1982-1983. Member American Society Human Genetics, Society Inborn Errors Metabolism, Italian Federal Inherited Diseases (board directors since 1992).

Background

Taroni, Franco was born on December 28, 1954 in Milan, Italy. Son of Alessandro and Milena (Rigo) Taroni.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Liceo Classico, Milan, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, University Milan, 1981.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Institute National Neurology, Milan, 1981-1984, postdoctoral associate, 1985-1987, assistant in neurology, group leader, 1991-1994, associate in neurology, laboratory director, since 1994. Postdoctoral associate Yale University, New Haven, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Lieutenant Italian Army, 1982-1983. Member American Society Human Genetics, Society Inborn Errors Metabolism, Italian Federal Inherited Diseases (board directors since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, reading, skiing, sailing.

Connections

Married Anna Meneguzzo, August 31, 1987. Children: Tommaso, Arianna.

father:
Alessandro Taroni

mother:
Milena (Rigo) Taroni

spouse:
Anna Meneguzzo

children:
Tommaso Taroni

Arianna Taroni