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pathologist

Pier-Giacomo Betta, Italian pathologist. Member of Italian Society Pathologic Anatomy and Cytopathology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Clinical Oncology, Italian League Against Cancer (president Alessandria section, coordinator national committee professional and environmental carcinogenesis 2002-2005), International Mesothelioma Interest Group.

Background

Betta, Pier-Giacomo was born on December 24, 1949 in Alessandria, Piedmont, Italy. Son of Mario and Caterina (Balbi) Betta.

Education

Degree in medicine, University Turin, Italy, 1975. Specialist in anatomic pathology, University Parma, 1979. Specialist in oncology, University Turin, 1982.

Specialist in experimental pathology, University Genoa, Italy, 1986.

Career

Assistant department pathology City Hospital, Alessandria, 1976-1982, deputy chief department pathology, 1982-1989, chief pathology unit department clinical pathology, 1997—2009. Co-director Arbestos Repional Center Casale Monferrato, since 2009. Chief service pathological anatomy and cytopathology Santo Spirito Hospital, Casale Monferrato, Italy, 1989-1997.

Member asbestos group National Oncology Commission, Ministry of Health. Member oncology committee Piedmont Region. Science committee member Regional Asbestos Center.

Membership

Member of Italian Society Pathologic Anatomy and Cytopathology, New York Academy of Sciences, American Society Clinical Oncology, Italian League Against Cancer (president Alessandria section, coordinator national committee professional and environmental carcinogenesis 2002-2005), International Mesothelioma Interest Group.

Connections

Married Patrizia Longo, September 7, 1990. 1 child Beatrice.

father:
Mario Betta

mother:
Caterina (Balbi) Betta

spouse:
Patrizia Longo

child:
Beatrice Betta