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Girolamo Sirchia

hematologist , immunologist

Girolamo Sirchia, Italian immunologist, hematologist. Recipient Ambrogino d'oro City of Milano, 1975, Gold medal City of Milano, 1989, Ministry of Health, Roma, 1990. Member North Italy Transplant Program (president), Blood Donor Association Ospedale Policlinico (president), Federation Italian School Medical Societies (secretary since 1978), National Health Council (member Ministry of Health/Roma), numerous international societies.

Background

Sirchia, Girolamo was born on September 14, 1933 in Milano, Italy. Son of Salvatore and Clementina (Riccardi) Sirchia.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Milano, 1958.

Career

Intern in internal medicine University Milano, 1959-1961. Assistant internal medicine and hematology Ospedale Policlinico, Milano, 1962-1968, senior assistant hematology and immunohematology, 1968-1973, director transplantation immunology and blood transfusion service, since 1973. Specialist internal medicine/immunohematology University Milano/U. Pisa, 1963-1969.

Associate professor internal medicine/hematology University Milano, 1968-1969. Project leader of Project Sanguis, Commission of European Communities, Bruxelles, Belgium, 1988-1992. Chairman BEST Working Party, International Society Blood Transfusion, since 1991.

President GRACE Italian network of placental blood banks. General manager NETCORD international network of placental blood banks.

Works

  • Editor: Notizie Brevi dal Policlinico di Milano. Member editorial board Transfusion Medicine, Transplant International, Transfusion.

Membership

Member North Italy Transplant Program (president), Blood Donor Association Ospedale Policlinico (president), Federation Italian School Medical Societies (secretary since 1978), National Health Council (member Ministry of Health/Roma), numerous international societies.

Connections

Married Maria Grazia Rodelli. Children: Cristina, Silvia.

father:
Salvatore Sirchia

mother:
Clementina (Riccardi) Sirchia

spouse:
Maria Grazia Rodelli

children:
Cristina Sirchia

Silvia Sirchia