Prof. Vincenzo Denaro Scientific Director of the Foundation

14/02/2022

Professor Vincenzo Denaro is the first Scientific Director of the Campus Bio-Medico University Hospital Foundation. Emeritus Head of the Complex Operative Unit of Orthopaediscs and Traumatology and Full Professor of Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the Campus Bio-Medico University in Rome, Prof. Denaro was appointed by the Foundation's Board of Directors, chaired by Carlo Tosti, and will remain in office for three years.

Professor Umile Giuseppe Longo, head of the Traumatology and Sports Medicine UOS, Full professor of Musculoskeletal Diseases and research coordinator of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at the Campus Bio-Medico University in Rome, will be Deputy Director.

Professor Vincenzo Denaro was President of the Italian Society of Spinal Surgery and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at the Campus Bio-Medico University in Rome.

“Our research is inspired by people's needs,” said Prof. Vincenzo Denaro. “I thank the Board of Directors for entrusting me with this prestigious task, which I will carry out with the same spirit that has animated my research groups in recent years: networking the best skills, bringing together different knowledge, always looking ahead to identify new solutions for people's wellbeing and health”.

“We are proud to have a symbolic figure in the history of the Campus Bio-Medico University Hospital as the Foundation's first scientific director,” emphasised Foundation President Carlo Tosti. “Our researchers will find in him a secure point of reference, capable of leading the University Hospital into the future by continuing the strong synergy with the University”.

“Professor Denaro fully embodies the values and objectives that have always made the Campus Bio-Medico University Hospital a unique project in Italy”, said CEO and General Manager Paolo Sormani. “Since the start of this journey, almost thirty years ago, he has put his experience at the service of people, enabling many valid doctors to grow professionally and working on complex projects for the resolution of disabling and widespread pathologies. Today, his great scientific expertise and vision become the compasses by which to guide the institution to grow as a research centre and achieve new ambitious goals”.