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Endocrinologist

Salvatore Benvenga, Italian endocrinologist. Science research fellow Borroughs-Wellcome, Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1985, Boncompagni-Ludovisi-Stiftelsen, Stockholm, 1985, National Research Council-North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Rome and Brussels, 1986, Bonino-Pulejo Foundation, 1978, 92, 94. Member European Thyroid Association, American Thyroid Association, Endocrine Society, Royal Society Medicine, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Benvenga, Salvatore was born on July 24, 1953 in Montalbano Elicona, Messina, Italy. Son of Antonino and Maria (Colicchia) Benvenga.

Education

Laurea in Medicine, University Messina, 1978. Specialization in Endocrinology, University Catania, Italy, 1981.

Career

Intern 1st Institute di Clinica Medica University Messina, 1978-1980, investigator, research assistant professor medicine, since 1980. Guest researcher Clinical Endocrinology branch National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1985-1986, visiting associate, 1987-1990, visiting scientist Genetics and Biochemistry branch, 1992, 93, 94. Professor University Messina School of Medicine.

Lecturer, teacher Postgraduate School Endocrinology University Messina, since 1990, Postgraduate School Dermatology, 1993. Member Board Inter-University Center Thyroid Cancer and Patho-Physiology, Messina, 1992. Reviewer science projects submitted by researchers of former Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics George Soros Foundation, Washington.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Handbook of Endocrine Therapy, 1997. Editorial board Journal Endocrinological Investigation, Journal of Endocrine Genetics. Discovery of thyroid hormone binding to apolipoproteins.

      Contributor reviews and articles to science journals. Free-lance science writer.

Membership

Member European Thyroid Association, American Thyroid Association, Endocrine Society, Royal Society Medicine, New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Lorella Li Calzi, September 11, 1986. 1 child, Giulia.

father:
Antonino Benvenga

mother:
Maria (Colicchia) Benvenga

spouse:
Lorella Li Calzi

child:
Giulia Benvenga