Mitochondrial Epilepsy

1 September 2022

Delivered by Michelangelo Mancuso (Neurological Institute of the University of Pisa, Italy) on the 01 September 2022 at 16:00 Paris Time

This is a webinar part of a “World Mitochondrial Awareness Webinar Series” organized by EURO-NMD, EAN, ERN-RND and ERN-Epicare.

Prof. Michelangelo Mancuso is a specialist in Neurology.
Graduated in Medicine in 1996, he specialized at the University of Pisa in 2000 and completed his training with specialization courses at Columbia University in New York. He also obtained his PhD at the University of Pisa in 2004.

He mainly deals with cerebrovascular, neuromuscular and genetic diseases, including mitochondrial diseases. He also has extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of headache.

Currently Prof. Mancuso is Neurologist at the Neurological Clinic of Cisanello Hospital and Associate Professor of Neurology at the University of Pisa.
Since 2013 he is the Physician in charge of the Ambulatory for Cerebrovascular Diseases and of the Doppler Laboratory of the Neurological Clinic of the Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana.

Member of prestigious scientific societies, he is author of numerous publications and has participated, also as organizer, in national and international congresses.

Prof. Mancuso is the Coordinator of the study group of Clinical Neurogenetics and Rare Diseases of the Italian Society of Neurology and coordinator of the Neurogenetics working group of the European Academy of Neurology. He is also chairman of the Mitochondrial Group of the ERN-NMD


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