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chest physician , educator

Virginia De Rose, Italian chest physician, educator. Certified in respiratory diseases and internal medicine. Recipient National award for research on lung cancer, 1985; grantee National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, 1991, National Research Council, 1997.


Rose, Virginia De was born on January 2, 1953 in Cosenza, Italy. Daughter of Gaetano and Ersilia (Mascherpa) De Rose.


Doctor of Medicine with honors, University Florence, Italy, 1977. Postgraduate with honors, University Florence, 1980. Postgraduate in internal medicine, University Florence, 1988.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Pavia, Italy, 1990.


Resident in internal medicine University Florence, 1978-1981. Research fellow in respiratory diseases University Pavia, 1981-1987. Assistant professor respiratory diseases University Turin, Italy, 1988-1992, associate professor respiratory diseases, since 1992.

Visiting scientist University Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, 1990-1991, Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale, University Montpellier, France, 1997-1998. Member science committee national and international meetings.


  • Certified in respiratory diseases and internal medicine.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member European Respiratory Society (assembly long range planning committee 1997-1999, chairman science group 1995-1997, assembly secretary 1997-1999, secretary science group 1993-1995).


  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming.


Gaetano Rose

Ersilia (Mascherpa) De Rose