Monica Sciacco

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  monica.sciacco@policlinico.mi.it  |    3955033803

CURRENT POSITION (from 2002):
Assistant Neurologist at Unità Operativa Malattie Neuromuscolari, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore
Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena IRCCS, Università di Milano: laboratory activity for both diagnosis and research in the field of neuromuscular disorders (light and electron microscopy). Also, in the neurological Unit: In-patient Department, Out-patient Department for both general neurology and specific neurological fields (second-level), Emergency Room (12 hours active shifts).
From September 2018: Coordinator of the “Bank of skeletal/cardiac muscle, peripheral nerve, DNA and cell cultures” part of Telethon Network of Genetic Biobanks (TNGB) e partner of “European Network for Rare Diseases” (European Community). Assistant Coordinator until 2018.
Participation to Clinical Trials in the field of Neuromuscular Disorders
Scientific publications
More than 90 scientific publications on peer reviewed international journals
Co-author of 3-4 chapters in books on Neuromuscular Disorders

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
July 1982: High School Certificate in foreign languages (60/60).
1982-1984: Certificate of Interpreter and Translator (30/30).
June 1989: Degree in Medicine from the University of Milan, 110/110 cum laude.
July 1993: Residency Certificate in Neurology at the University of Milan, 70/70 cum laude.
1991-1994: Postdoctoral fellow at the H. Houston Merrit Clinical Research Center for
Muscular Dystrophy and Related Diseases, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA.
March 1999: Ph.D. Certificate in Neurological Sciences.
From 2008: Tutor for medical teaching at the Residency School of Neurology, University of Milan.
From 2008: Milan Courthouse Specialist Consultant
April-November 2013: Course of Managerial Formation for the Direction of Hospital Multidisciplinary Units at Bocconi University (excellent)
1989-2002: scholarships for clinical and research activity as a neurologist and in the field of Neuromuscular Disorders. PI in Telethon Research Projects.

Monica's Network Involvement

Monica is involved in these different areas of the network...
Board of Healthcare Providers - Member

Healthcare Provider

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European Union (Health Programme and CEF)

EU Commission


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