Full professor Med 31 (Otorhinolaryngology), Padova University School of Medicine; Chief of Airway Endoscopic Surgery Department and ENT – Otosurgery Department, Hospital of Padova; Director Padova Hospital Neurosciences and Sense Organs Department; Director Otorhinolaryngology Residency Program, University of Padova; Director Bioacustic Laboratory, University of Padova
Major Research Interests
- Genetic causes of deafness and on malformation pathology of ear, cochlear implants and implantable prothesis. Principal Investigator in many Italian and European research projects (HEAR, GenDeaf, RegenEar).
- In the Laboratory of Bioacoustics is carried out a research on molecular and in vitro cellular on neuronaland resulting organ of Corti cell lines, in order to analyze the causes of hearing disorders and correlated therapies.