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Ilaria Capua Edit Profile

veterinary virologist

Ilaria Capua, Italian veterinary virologist.

Background

Capua, Ilaria was born on April 21, 1966 in Rome. Daughter of Carlo Capua and Maria Grazia Bandini.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University Perugia, 1989.

Career

Veterinarian virology department Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale, Teramo, Italy, 1991-1998. Head virology department, head national reformed laboratory Newcastle Disease and Avian influenza Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Padova, Italy, since 1998. Consultant expert on Avian influenza and related diseases European Union Commission, since 1998, nominated Office International Epizcoties expert on Avian influenza and Newcastle disease.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, reading, travel.

Connections

father:
Carlo Capua

mother:
Maria Grazia Bandini