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Giovanni Viegi Edit Profile

educator , medical researcher

Giovanni Viegi, Italian medical researcher, educator. Medical diplomate, Pisa. International fellow Italian National Research Council, Tucson, 1990-1991; research grantee Italian Electric Energy Board, Pisa, 1990-1994.

Background

Viegi, Giovanni was born on December 9, 1953 in Pisa, Italy. Son of Giancarlo and Luciana (Conti) Viegi.

Education

Diploma in medicine cum laude, University Pisa, 1978. Specialty in pulmonary medicine, University Pisa, 1980. Specialty occupational medicine, University Pisa, 1982.

Career

Intern University Pisa, 1978-1981. Fellow National Research Council, Pisa, 1983-1990, career researcher Institute Clinical Physiology, since 1990. Visiting research scientist University Arizona, Tucson, 1990-1991.

Steering committee member European Commission-Concerted Action, Brussels, 1992-1995. Consultant PEACE Study Pediatric Department, Pisa, 1992-1995.

Achievements

  • Medical diplomate, Pisa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member expert panel air pollution Provincial Council, Pisa, since 1995. Member provincial board Democratic Party of Left, Pisa, since 1995. Medical lieutenant Italian Army, 1981-1983.

Member European Respiratory Society (epidemiology working group, secretary since 1995), International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (air pollution working group head since 1992), American Thoracic Society (special committee spirometry and DLCO standardization 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading novels, travel, musuems, classical music.

Connections

Married Cinzia Di Pede, July 5, 1986.

father:
Giancarlo Viegi

mother:
Luciana (Conti) Viegi

spouse:
Cinzia Di Pede