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Cardiologist , educator

Raffaele De Caterina, Italian cardiologist, educator. Recipient Young Investigator award International Society Cardiology, 1989, Sir Paul Girolami Excellence in Research prize, 1992.


Caterina, Raffaele De was born on December 11, 1954 in Benevento, Italy. Son of Biagio and Maria (Delli Veneri) De Caterina.


Degree, Classic Lycee, Benevento, Italy, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, University Pisa Medical School, Italy, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, S. Anne Superior University School, Pisa, 1981.


Research fellow Fogarty International, Cornell Medical College, New York City, 1983-1985. Visiting lecturer medicine Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1992-1995, Fulbright scholar, 1995. Associate professor cardiology, director University Cardiology G. D'Annunzio., Chieti, Italy, since 2000.

Chief laboratory and Research group on thrombosis and atherosclerosis National Research Council Institute Clinical Physiology, Pisa. Member board dirs International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids. Chairman, nucleus member Working Group Thrombosis and Platelets, The European Society Cardiology.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Fish Oil and Vascular Disease, 1992, n-3 Fatty Acids and Vascular Disease, 1993, n-3 Fatty Acids: Prevention and Treatment in Vascular Disease.


Member American Heart Association (Investigator award 1994), International Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis (Young Investigator award 1989), International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids, European Society Cardiology, Italian Society Cardiology, Society Italiana Per Lo Studio Dell'Emostasi E Della Trombosi.


Married Raffaella Isola Quilici (divorced 1988). 1 child, Alberto Ranieri.

Biagio Caterina

Maria (Delli Veneri) De Caterina

Raffaella Isola Quilici

Alberto Ranieri Caterina