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Geriatrics educator

Patrizia Mecocci, Italian geriatrics educator. Grantee Commission Episcopale Italiana, 1987, National Research Council, 1992; recipient Award Italian Medical Council, 1987. President student affairs committee University Perugia, 1986-1987; member national committee Federazione University Cattolica Italiana, Italy, 1982-1987. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society of Neurosci., Society for Free Radical Research.

Background

Mecocci, Patrizia was born on March 17, 1961 in Terni, Italy. Daughter of Elvio and Lucia (Mariani) Mecocci.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Perugia, Italy, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, University Modena, 1992.

Career

Research fellow in geriatrics University Modena, Italy, 1988-1992. Postdoctoral fellow University Lund, Sweden, 1990-1991, Harvard University, Boston, 1992-1993. Clinical fellow geriatrics University Perugia, 1992-1996, professor geriatrics, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals including Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, Molecular Chemical Neuropath., Annals of Neurology, Journal Neuroimmunology, Neurology, Free Radical in Biology and Medicine, Journal American Geriatrics Society, Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Journal.

Membership

President student affairs committee University Perugia, 1986-1987. Member national committee Federazione University Cattolica Italiana, Italy, 1982-1987. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society of Neurosci., Society for Free Radical Research.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travelling, reading, movie going, music, history.

Connections

father:
Elvio Mecocci

mother:
Lucia (Mariani) Mecocci