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Medical researcher

Morando Soffritti, Italian medical researcher. Achievements include research in the causes of tumors of industrial and environmental origin. Recipient Irving Selikoff award, 2007.

Background

Soffritti, Morando was born on March 6, 1946 in Bologna, Italy. Son of Rossano Soffritti and Aurora Sambri.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Bologna, 1974. Specialization in gastroenterology, University Bologna, 1977. Specialization in oncology, University Bologna, 1984.

Career

Assistant physician gastroenterology Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy, 1977—1979. With Institute Oncology University Hospital S. Orsola, 1978—1997. Visiting scientist National Institutes of Health, 1979—1981.

Deputy science director Ramazini Foundation, Bologna, 1992—2001, science director, since 2001. Secretary general Collegium Ramazzini, Bologna, since 2001. Lecturer School Oncology, University Turin and Bologna.

Adjunct professor department community preventive medicine Mount Sinai School Medicine.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the causes of tumors of industrial and environmental origin.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor 4 science vols. Contributor articles to more than 160 science publications.

Connections

Married Maria Grazia Nanni, April 29, 1973. Children: Silvia, Federico.

father:
Rossano Soffritti

mother:
Aurora Sambri

spouse:
Maria Grazia Nanni

children:
Silvia Soffritti

Federico Soffritti