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Giovanni Creton Edit Profile

Oncologist , radiotherapist

Giovanni Creton, Italian oncologist, radiotherapist. Extensive involvement in cancer research and pioneering services With Italian Army, 1977-1978, Rome.

Background

Creton, Giovanni was born on June 24, 1950 in Rome. Son of Alberto Creton and Maria Cannavale.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Rome University La Sapienza, 1976. Radiotherapy specialist, Gemelli University, Rome, 1984.

Career

Radiotherapist, Institute Medical Research, Calvary Hospital, Rome, 1979-1985; vice chairman, Ryder Italia Cancer Home Care, Rome, since 1984; director radiotherapy department, Clinica Villa Flaminia, Rome, since 1985; teacher, Palliative Care School, Milan, 1991-1993; chairman, Ryder Albania Cancer Home Care, Tirana, 1993-1996. Member Executive Board Lefebvre d'Ovidio Foundation Cancer Research & Home Care, Rome, since 1996. Director Comitato Gigi Ghirotti Cancer Research & Home Care, Rome,1991-1994.

Lecturer on home care for cancer patients and palliative caremethods, Rome, Milan, various other cities.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals. Author videos on palliative care methods for doctors and nurses specializing in home health care.

Membership

Extensive involvement in cancer research and pioneering services With Italian Army, 1977-1978, Rome.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, sailing, swimming, jogging.

Connections

father:
Alberto Creton

mother:
Maria Cannavale