Università degli studi dell'Insubria

PASSI ALBERTO GIUSEPPE

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PASSI ALBERTO GIUSEPPE

Professori ordinari
Numero telefonico
0332 21 7142,0332 21 7150
FAX
0332 21 7119

CURRICULUM VITAE

ALBERTO PASSI MD PhD

Full Professor of Biochemistry

Department of Medicine and and Surgery (DMC)

 School of Medicine - University of Insubria – Varese-ITALY

Via Dunant,5 - 21100 Varese- ITALY. tel. +39+0332+217142 fax. +39+0332+217119

e-mail: alberto.passi@uninsubria.it

Place and Birthday: Cremona, 18.3.1962

 

EDUCATION

1995 Specialization in Clinical Biochemistry cum laude, University of Pavia.

1992 Doctoral Degree Doctoral Degree in Biochemistry, Department of Biochemistry, University of Pavia

and Genoa, Italy.

1987 Degree in Medicine and Surgery cum laude, University of Pavia, Italy.

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

(2011-present) Full Professor of biochemistry, DSCM, University of Insubria, Varese, School of Medicine

(2008-2011) Full Professor of biochemistry, DSBSC, University of Insubria, Varese, School of Medicine

(2001-2007) Associate Professor, DSBSC, University of Insubria, Varese, School of Medicine

(1998-2001) Assistant Professor, DSBSC, University of Insubria, Varese, School of Medicine.

(1992-1998) Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Pavia, School of Medicine.

(1990-1998) Instructor of Biochemistry and Applied Biochemistry, University of Pavia School of Medicine.

(1998-present) Instructor of Biochemistry and Applied Biochemistry, University of Pavia School of

Medicine.

EXPERIENCE

Research Scholar Cleveland Clinic Foundation (OH– USA) (2000-2001)

Postdoctoral fellow Department of Biochemistry University of Pavia (1991-1992)

SOCIETIES

Italian Biochemistry Society (1990-present)

Italian Connective Tissue Society (1990-present).

International Society of Matrix Biology (1998-present)

American Society for Matrix Biology (2003-present)

American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2006-present)

International Society for Hyaluronan Sciences (ISHAS) – board of trustees

 

AWARDS

Hellenic Biochemistry Society Award (2009)

National Fellowship Biochemical Society (University of Manchester-1990)

Alumnus of Collegio Ghislieri, Pavia, (1981-1987)

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

1988, Italian Medical Association.

 

ACADEMIC RESPONSABILITIES

 

Dean of Sport Sciences Faculty (2008-16) (University of Insubria)

Director of Biotechnology Centre for Human Health (2009-15) (University of Insubria)

Director of Interdepartmental Centre for Applied Sport Sciences (CRISMA) (2016-present) (University of Insubria)

Scientific advisor of Greek Minister of University and Religious Affairs

Component of the “Scientific committee of Regional Sport School-CONI” (Milano)

Scientific advisor of Patras University, Heraklion University, Kapodistrian University (Athens).

Component elected of the National Board of Biochemical professors (2017-19)

 

JOURNAL EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

 

- Editor Journal of Biological Chemistry (2011-2016)

- Associate Editor Connective Tissue Research

- Academic editor Plos ONE

- Editor Matrix Biology

- Editor Open Biology Journal

- Editor of Frontiers in membrane physiology and biophysics 

 

INTERNATIONAL MEETING ATTENDANCE in the last 5 years

  1. Experimental Biology Meeting EB 2012, San Diego (USA)
  2. Brazilian Society of Biochemistry meeting –SBBq Foz Uguazù (Brazil) 2012 (Invited speaker)
  3. EB 2013 in Glycobiology workshop Boston (MA USA) (selected speaker)
  4. Hyaluronan 2013 Oklahoma City (OK – USA) (invited speaker)
  5. Proteoglycans 2013 Intl. Meeting (Frankfurt – Germany) (invited speaker)
  6. FEBS Selected Course, Matrix Pathobiology, Kos (Greece) 2013 (invited speaker)
  7. Symposium “Targeting Hyaluronan in Pathophysiology and Disease” Duesseldorf (Germany) 2014 (invited speaker)
  8. Gordon Conference on Proteoglycans, Andover NH USA, 2014 (invited speaker)
  1. Hyaluronan 2015, Florence 2015 (organizer)
  2. 9th International Conference on Proteoglycans and 10th Pan-Pacific Connective Tissue Societies Symposium, Seoul (South Korea) 2015
  3. XXIII Glyko meeting Split (Croatia) 2015 (invited speaker)
  4. 5th FEBS Advanced Lecture Course Matrix Pathobiology, Signaling and Molecular Targets

Rhodes (Greece) 2015, (invited speaker)

  1. 2nd MBE European Matrix biology Meeting Athens (Greece) 2016 (Invited speaker)
  2. Gordon Conference on Proteoglycans Andover NH (USA) 2016 (selected speaker)
  3. 6th FEBS Advanced Lecture Course Matrix Pathobiology, Signaling and Molecular Targets

Spetses (Greece) 2017, (invited speaker)

  1. Hyaluronan 2017 – Cleveland OH (USA) (invited speaker)

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

A. Passi is author of 108 peer reviewed papers (Scopus Scholar) more than 60 international meetings presenting about 50 talks. His h-index is 29 (Scopus Scholar 108 pubblications) or 35 (Google scholar with 183 publications). He also gave several seminars in international institutions as University of Bern (Switzerland), NY University (USA), University of Harvard (USA), Cleveland Clinic Foundation (USA), Open University (UK), University of Kuopio (Finland), Uppsala University (Sweden), Patras University (Greece), Muenster University (Germany), Heinrich Heine University Duesseldorf (Germany), University of Warsaw (Poland).

 

 

Anno Accademico: 2018/2019

Anno Accademico: 2017/2018

Anno Accademico: 2016/2017

Anno Accademico: 2015/2016

Anno Accademico: 2014/2015

Anno Accademico: 2013/2014

Anno Accademico: 2012/2013