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Riccardo Puntoni Edit Profile

epidemiologist , researcher

Riccardo Puntoni, Italian epidemiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in the field of occupational cancer, traditional and molecular epidemiology, particularly for lung cancer and mesothelioma. Member of American Association Cancer Research (correspondent), International Biometric Society (associate), European Association Cancer Research (associate).

Background

Puntoni, Riccardo was born on October 27, 1948 in Genova, Italy. Son of Aldo Puntoni and Maria Luisa Cappello.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, University Genova, 1973.

Career

Researcher National Cancer Research Institute, Genova, 1974—1981, deputy head, 1981—1986, director, since 1986. Professor biostatistic and epidemiology University Genova, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the field of occupational cancer, traditional and molecular epidemiology, particularly for lung cancer and mesothelioma.

Membership

Member of American Association Cancer Research (correspondent), International Biometric Society (associate), European Association Cancer Research (associate).

Connections

Married Graziella Ceccattini, June 30, 1974. Children: Matteo, Giulia.

father:
Aldo Puntoni

mother:
Maria Luisa Cappello

spouse:
Graziella Ceccattini

children:
Matteo Puntoni

Giulia Puntoni