Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health (DISCCO) – Cardiovascular Section

As the result of cooperation between the Milano University and a private foundation, Centro Cardiologico Monzino has always been hosting university competences in cardiovascular field, both clinical and surgical.

University cardiologists and heart surgeons all belong to the Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health (DISCCO) – Cardiovascular Section, School of Medicine and Surgery, Milano University. At present, several University programs are ongoing: Degree in Medicine and Surgery, Postgraduate School in Cardiology, Postgraduate School in Heart Surgery, First Level Degree in Techniques of Cardiocirculatory Pathophysiology, Master in Cardiovascular Nursing, Master in Cardiac and Ultrasound Techniques, Advanced Training Course in Electrocardiography, Arrhythmology and Advanced Life Support.

The staff of the DISCCO – Cardiovascular Section carries out research activity in strict collaboration with the staff of Centro Cardiologico Monzino.


Director

Francesco Alamanni, Full Professor

University Staff

Piergiuseppe Agostoni, Full Professor; Antonio Bartorelli, Full Professor, Francesco Donatelli, Full Professor; Gianluca Polvani, Full Professor; Marco Agrifoglio, Associate Professor; Piero Montorsi, Associate Professor; Giulio Pompilio, Associate Professor; Claudio Tondo, Associate Professor; Daniele Andreini, Assistant Professor; Viviana Cavalca, Assistant Professor; Alessandro Lualdi, Assistant Professor; Marco Pocar, Assistant Professor; Carlo Vignati, Assistant Professor (Fixed-Term contract).

Administrative Staff

Francesco Barresi, Eleonora Boccato, Loredana Boccotti, Alessandro Gabrieli.

Cardiology Fellows

Cecilia Agalbato, Andrea Baggiano, Marco Ballarotto, Lorenzo Bianchini, Irene Capodaglio, Federico Cecchini, Katia Celentano, Elisa Chiorino, Edoardo Conte, Nicoletta Corrieri, Giampaolo D’Aleo, Alessia Dalla Cia, Alberico Del Torto, Giovanni Di Stefano, Anna Garlaschè, Guido Luciano Ghirardi, Ester Innocenti, Gianpiero Italiano, Valentina Mantegazza, Giovanni Monizzi, Gabriele Negro, Flavia Nicoli, Benedetta Nusca, Marta Ludovica Resta, Giulia Santagostino Baldi, Valentina Alba Sassi, Valeria Sbarra, Elisa Stefanini, Sarah Troiano, Valentina Volpato, Simone Zanchi.

Heart Surgery Fellows

Raoul Biondi, Silvia Corona, Liborio Francesco Mammana, Sabrina Manganiello, Matteo Saccocci, Silvia Travaglini, Gabriella Ricciardi, Alessandra Dozio, Rubina Rosa, Sergio Pirola.